Sok C. is 24 years old and sells groceries and vegetables from her home. Her business has been around for about 6 years, and she makes US$7.50 profit per day. Selling groceries and vegetables has been a difficult business, as there are many competitors and inflation. She told a loan officer that she has a few customers who take groceries and pay a week later. She has one child who is still too young to attend school. She is asking for a loan of US$1200 to add to her grocery's inventory.
CREDIT MFI is an independent Cambodian faith-based organization. It aims to empower the economically active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services.
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