A loan of $2,750 helped a member to buy more Khmer cake supplies to continue and expand her business activities.

Chum's Group's story

Chum C. is a 44-year-old married woman and the village bank president selected by its 16 members, all living in Daeum Rues village, Kandal Province. The members will use their portion of the loan for various purposes.

Chum C. earns her living by selling Khmer cakes in the local market, using her profits to support her family and save for the future. Since her business is going well, she is requesting a loan to buy more Khmer cake supplies to expand her business activities. Her husband, Mr. Sambath Preap, 45 years old, is a farmer who owns 1.20 hectares upon which he cultivate rice; he also helps in his wife's business activities. This couple has a child who is a student at the local school.

In this group: Chum, Shum, Eam, Ros, Uch, Bun, Chhiv, Mee, Ell, Thoeung, Yoeng, Kong, Ork, Seoung, Haem, Doem
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