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Total loan: $300
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Ban

Cambodia
Takhmao, Cambodia / Fishing

A loan of $300 helped to purchase nets and other fishing implements.


Ban's story

Ban S., age 35, is a fisherman who now lives in Takhmao City. Ban S. and his wife work in the same business, and they normally earn an average of $6 per day to help cover their family’s daily living expenses. This couple has been married for many years, and they have five children. All of them are still studying in school.

Ban S. and his wife always get up every morning and drive their boat toward the middle of the river and then fish. After fishing is done, they hurry up to bring their fish to the busy market and sell it to their regular buyers. Ban S. will use his loan to purchase nets and other fishing implements so he can catch more fish. Ban S. was not available that day, so his wife and her daughter are pictured instead.



Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: November 16, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children

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Loan details

Loan length:

12 months
Disbursed date: November 16, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children