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Total loan: $450

Samoeun

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Prey Veng province, Presh Sdach district, Préï Vèng, Cambodia / Personal Use

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A loan helped to buy solar home systems to provide sufficient electric power in order to brighten her house at night time.


Samoeun's story

Samoeun is 59 years old and lives with five children in Prey Veng province. She is a farmer and has been growing rice for many years to make a living. She can earn income of about $8 USD per day from this business to feed her children. Her rice plantation is not growing well because it was threatened by insects and lack of water.

Samoeun lives far away from the electricity grid, so she could not access electricity to use. She decided to borrow a loan from VisionFund Cambodia as her first loan, and she will manage it to buy solar home systems to use in her household. In the future, she feels confident that this solar energy will provide her with sufficient electric power in order to brighten her house at the night time.