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Total loan: $700
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A loan of $700 helped to purchase a motorbike for her daughter to drive to work.


Sim's story

Mrs. Sim H. is 47 years old, and her husband, Mr. Sambath Chhorn (pictured with his wife), is 45 years old. They have been married since 1988 and have six children, one son and five daughters. One of her daughters is a garment factory worker, one assists her mother in her business and the others attend school. The family lives in a village along National Road Number Two approximately thirteen kilometers from Phnom Penh City.

Sim has been making porridge and Khmer noodles, or Num Banh Chok, to sell in her village for the past five years. Khmer noodles are considered the national dish of Cambodia and is served with a green curry soup and banana flowers, bean sprouts, water lily stalks and cucumbers. Her husband has been a construction worker for three years; he also drives a motor taxi when he is free.

Sim is asking for a loan of 700 USD to purchase a motorbike for her daughter to drive to work.



Loan details

Loan length:

23 months
Disbursed date: September 29, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: MAXIMA Microfinance Plc

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Loan details

Loan length:

23 months
Disbursed date: September 29, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: MAXIMA Microfinance Plc