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Sophoin


A loan of $500 helped to purchase silk materials for her weaving business and pay school fees for her daughter.


Sophoin's story

Mrs. Sophoin T., age 39, is widow with three children: two daughters and one son. All of them are in school. She lives on an island of Mekong River about fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Sophoin has been a silk weaver since she was 17 years old. She sells her finished products to a middleman, who then takes it to sell in Phnom Penh market. One of Sophoin’s daughters just finished her baccalaureate degree and she hopes continues her bachelor degree at university in Phnom Penh.

Hence Sophoin is requesting a loan of 500 to pay school fees for her daughter and she will use a part of her loan to purchase silk materials for her weaving business.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: September 3, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: MAXIMA Microfinance Plc

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: September 3, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: MAXIMA Microfinance Plc