Total loan: $2,900

Htan Ta Pin-2 Village Group

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Pakokku, Magway Region, Myanmar (Burma) / Agriculture

Htan Ta Pin-2 Village Group's loan finished fundraising,
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A loan helped To purchase crop's seeds.

Htan Ta Pin-2 Village Group's story

Pictured above are Htan Ta Pin group leaders names; Toe, Tin, Kyi, Kyi S, and Nyo who will oversee 15 village clients. Featured borrower, Toe (first form the left in the picture) is 45 years old, a father of 5 children, who has been working on the farm for 8 years. In order to get extra income, he also works as a pay labor, where he gets paid about $3 per day. He wants to use his new loan to buy high quality crop seeds which will produce more harvests. Which will increase the profits and able to invest on other business like Thanakha's garden which is Myanmar traditional yellowish-white cosmetic paste made from ground bark, commonly applied to the face of women and girls. Toe aims for all of his children to be schooled until graduation. He likes to say the Buddhist prayers during his spare time.

This village consists of 300 households where 15 customers of Proximity are residing. The main businesses in this village are farming, working as day laborers, and selling groceries.