A loan of $975 helped a member to buy a pig for breeding.

Mr. Sothy Chuch Village Bank Group's story

Mr. Sothy C. is 28 years old and married. He has been selected the leader of a group of ten people seeking a group loan. The group is located in Krang ToU. village in Takeo province. Mr. Sothy C. is a farmer who owns 2 hectares of land where he cultivates rice. He is also a laborer. His wife, Mrs. Sophal C., sells desserts in the local market. With these businesses they are able to earn a small income to support their family. In order to increase their income and improve their standard of living, Mr. Sothy C. decided to ask for a loan to buy a female pig for breeding. This couple has two children; one is a student in the local school and one is just five years old. The day of the loan disbursement Mr. Sothy C. was busy working in the field. Instead, his wife, Mrs. Sophal C., received the loan for him. Mr. Sothy Church's wife is in the photo above.

In this group: Sothy, Sarom, Vanna, Heang, Tei, Samith, Soeun, Soeun, Oeb, Ong

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