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Total loan: $1,000

Ay

Battambang, Battambang Province, Cambodia / Food

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A loan helped to purchase more beverages and a refrigerator to support her business.


Ay's story

Ay is 42 years old and a widow, with one daughter who is nine months old. Ay sells beverages and groceries. She has been running this business for three years.

She will use this loan to purchase more beverages and a refrigerator to support her business. Her goals are to expand her business and help her daughter to get a higher education in the future.

Fluctuation in the price of materials and more competitors are her major challenges.