A loan of $1,600 helped a member to buy more rice to sell.


Thorn's Group's story

Mrs. Thorn U. is 45 years old and the village bank president. She was selected by the nine members who are located in Kanlaeng Khla village in Takeo province. Each member of this village loan will use it for a different purpose. Mrs. Thorn U. is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice. She also sells rice in the local market. She is able to earn a small income to support her family. For her rice business, Mrs. Thorn U. decided to ask for a loan to buy more rice to sell. Her husband, Mr. Nget Ngy, is a soldier who receives a small salary to support his family. This couple has seven children. One of the children is a laborer, one is a soldier and one is a seamstress in a garment factory. The other four children attend the local school and help their parents with their business.

In this group: Thorn, On, Sam Art, Sroul, Chantha, Sam Art, Sann, Toch, Sora
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