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Mrs. Yorn P., 50, is a widow with six children: three sons and three daughters. Three of her children are married and live outside the family home, two children are assisting their mother with farming and the other one is in school. The family lives along National Road Number One about 17 kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Yorn has been a farmer for over thirty years; she grows papayas, tomatoes, corn and bananas. She hopes to support her children’s further education.

Yorn is requesting a loan of $500 to pay fees for growing papayas.

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MAXIMA Microfinance Plc is a Cambodian microfinance institution founded in 2000 to help low-income rural and urban people and small- to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) access financial services. Sustainable access to credit helps to create jobs and enables business owners improve their living conditions, educate their children, provide health care to their families, and more. It also enables the rural poor to remain at home with their families, rather than moving to city centers in search of employment.

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  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 230
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  • $40,040,200
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Yorn to pay fees for growing papayas.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 25, 2009
Apr 13, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 15, 2009