A loan of $2,550 helped a member to buy more cows to sell.

Mrs. Saem Sok Lim Village Bank Group's story

Twenty people who live in Tboung Damrei village in Takeo province are seeking a group loan. Each person will use a portion of the loan for different purposes. Mrs. SA. S. L., born in 1978, has been selected by the other members as the group leader. She is a farmer who owns a very small piece of land to cultivate rice, which she sells in order to support her family. Her husband buys and sells cows. His business is going well, and she wants to expand it. Therefore, she is requesting a loan to buy more cows to sell. She is the mother of two children who are enrolled in the local village school.

In this group: Saem, Lach, Saroem, Heng, Orm, Chann, Chann, Chann, Mao, Nhaem, Sum, Nuon, Buo, Orn*, Sok Lim, Bora, Prum, Simorn, Pheap, Vanny
*not pictured

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