Mai is 58 years old. She is a widow with five children, living in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia.
She has been involved in selling dried fish since 2000 and earns approximately USD 2 per day. Four of her children are employed and earn approximately USD 9 per day.
Now, she would like to apply for loan of USD 1,500 to purchase a motorbike to provide services to clients.
In the future, she hopes that her last child can get a high school diploma.
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