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Total loan: $125


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Laos, , Lao PDR / Personal Use

Thongmon's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to purchase TerraClear water filters so the family can have access to safe drinking water.

Thongmon's story

Thongmon, along with other villagers, participated in a village meeting. The meeting participants discussed the costs of treating local water supplies with charcoal and firewood. Each of participants even discussed the cost of buying bottled water.

Thongmon also discussed the cost of medical care for water-borne disease. And after totaling up the costs, Thongmon recognized the substantial financial savings the water filter will have.

In the meeting, Thongmon became excited to learn that the filter was available on an affordable, payment plan. The water filter Thongmon purchased is guaranteed for four years but is known to function for up to five years.