Mrs. Mean T., age 25, is married Mr. Sambath Hoeun, age 29. The couple has no children yet and lives their mother on an island in Mekong River about fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh City.
Mrs. Mean T. and her husband have earned a living by buying vegetables grown in their village and transport to sell in Phnom Penh market. Mean is asking for a loan of $200 to purchase more vegetables for resale, she will able to keep continuing expanding her business.
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.