Total loan: $4,475

Nyaung Ngu Village Group 2

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Kungyangon, Yangon Region, Myanmar (Burma) / Agriculture

Nyaung Ngu Village Group 2's loan finished fundraising,
but these similar borrowers just need a little more help to reach their goals!

A loan helped to purchase fertilizer and petrol for cropping machines for 21 borrowers in the village.

Nyaung Ngu Village Group 2's story

These funds will help 21 village customers of Nyaung Ngu Village Group 2. Pictured above are the group members known as Kan, Win, Than, Win M, San and Khin. The featured borrower named Kan (in the middle) is 41 years old and married. He lives together with his family of four. He farms his six-acre crop farm and also plants seasonal foods. His wife manages their grocery store. Kan's goal for his child, who is currently at Secondary Level, is to be schooled till graduation. This loan from Proximity will help him to purchase fertilizer and petrol for cropping machines. Kan hopes that the weather will be good this year so that he can have more developments and improvements in the farm than last year.

Nyaung Ngu Village is located in Ayeyarwaddy River, Myanmar Delta Region and the village has over 1000 villagers. Most men focus on crop farming and plant flowers and betel leaves as well. In addition, they also raise livestock such as ducks and pigs for savings.

The CBO leaders oversee 21 village customers and these funds will help some members purchase fertilizer and crop seeds. The remaining members will use the funds to pay allowances for hired laborers and also for renting crop machines.