A loan of $2,225 helped a member to buy more silk.

Mrs. Chum Seam Village Bank Group's story

The 15 people in this village bank loan live in Ampil Kaeut village in Takeo province. Mrs. Chum S. is the village bank president, selected by all the members. Each member will use the loan for a different purpose. She is a weaver at her home. Since her business is going well, she wants to expand. So to improve her business, Mrs. Chum S. is asking for a loan to buy more silk. Her husband, Mr. Pheng Boeng, is a farmer who owns a small piece of land to cultivate rice to support his family and he is a construction laborer too. She is a mother of three children. One of her children is also a weaver, one is a teacher, and one is a beautician.

In this group: Chum, Tit, Seam, Sophea, Sim, Lous, Noeng, Saroeurn, Sok Ly, Sophea, Sinit, Sok, Sov, Soda, Sreth
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