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Total loan: $1,200


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Siem Reap, Siem Reap, Cambodia / Services

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A loan helped To expand his wife's shop and to buy more supplies for her beauty salon.

Lun's story

S. is 49 years old and a resident of Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. He has three children, all of whom are single and under his care. He is married to Monika, age 31, who owns a beauty salon that serves the whole community. S. has been a high school teacher since 1980. He teaches from Monday through Saturday from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. and earns an income of $ 6 per day. S. wants to help his wife to develop a larger beauty salon, so he is applying for a loan of $1200 to build up his wife's shop and to buy more beauty supplies for her salon. The loan will help the family to attain a better standard of living.