A loan of $1,325 helped a member to pay for farming expenses like seeds, fertilizers and labor charges.

Hpan Khar Pin – 1 (B) Village Group's story

Featured in this picture are loan clients from Hpan Khar Pin – 1 (B) village, Chaw, Wine, Aye, Aya T, Myint and Than. Hpan Khar Pin village is situated in Mahlaing, a township in the dry zone area of Myanmar. Most households in this village make their living either by farming, raising goats and sheep, or working as migrant workers.

The featured borrower, Aya T, is third from the left in the picture. She has been farming for 20 years and has a lot of knowledge and experience in the field. She is 40 years old and lives together with her mother. She is planning to use this loan to purchase good quality fertilizer and crop seeds to improve the crop production, which will also boost her income. Some portion of the loan will help pay the labor charges to those who help out with the farm work during peak season.

In this group: Chaw, Wine, Aye, Aya T, Myint, Than

This loan is special because:

It supports economic growth for an entire village.

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