A loan of $850 helped a member to buy fertilizer and fuel.

Sokhom's Group's story

This loan group, which consists of nine people, is lead by Mrs. Sokhom C.. She is 45 years old and she lives in Pech Changva Village, TaK. Province. Mrs. Sokhom C. and her husband, Mr. Hor Tuon, are farmers who own a piece of land on which they grow rice. They now face a problem because their field has infertile soil, so Mrs. Sokhom C. decided to ask for a loan to buy fertilizer. With the rest of the loan, she will buy fuel to support the crops on her farm. Mrs. Sokhom C. is a mother of four childrE.. One of her childrE. is employed in a garment factory and the other three are students in the local school. Mrs. Pho Pha, who is the group guarantor, is also presented in the photo with the village bank loan group members.

[Editor's Note: Group guarantors are usually clients who have established a credit history. They guarantee the loans of clients who have less credit history, enabling those clients to take out their first loan or a larger loan. If a member of the loan group cannot pay, the guarantor will share some responsibility for the debt.]

In this group: Sokhom, Phanna, Khean, Yoeun, San, Lorn, Nim, Leng, Yang

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