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Total loan: $300
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A loan of $300 helped to buy more palm steps and palm tanks for his climbing business.


Von's story

Von Y., 33, is a palm climber who has used his skill in tapping palm juice by hand for more than eight years. He also turns palm juice into palm sugar for sale, earning $3 per day to feed his family. Besides this, he and his wife raise a few pigs and cultivate rice for extra income. They have two young kids who are dependent on their income. Von Y. is taking out his first loan to buy more palm steps and palm tanks for his palm climbing business.



Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: November 12, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children

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Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: November 12, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children