A loan of $2,525 helped a member to buy more fish nets for fishing.


Mr. Sareth Meng Village Bank Group's story

Twenty-two people who all live in Kampong Svay village in Kandal province make up the village bank loan group. They will all use the loan for different purposes. Mr. S. M. was selected by the members of the group to be the village bank president. He is a farmer who cultivates rice. Aside from his plantation, he is also a fisherman. He is requesting this loan to buy more fish nets for fishing. His wife, Mrs. Chheng Seap Ly, is a housewife. Mr. S. M. is 44 years old and the father of five children. Two of his children are laborers, two of T. are attending the local school, and the youngest child is too young to work or study.

In this group: Sareth, La, Shim, Phea, Sovan, Sokheng, Sokha, Phany, Yorn, Thorn, Thai, Sour, Thoun, Saroen, Arth, Aem, Vannak, Savoen, Saphoun, Theon, Kunthea, Vanny
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