A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase a motorcycle for her son, and to use as capital for her husband's farming business.


Rom's story

Mrs. Rom P. is 57 years old and her husband, Mr. Ben But, is 58 years old. They have been married since 1973 and have six sons. Three are married and live outside the family home, one is a construction worker, one is a fisherman and another is a farmer. The family lives in a small village along National Road number five, approximately 20 kilometers from Phnom Penh City. Rom is a tailor, and her husband is a rice farmer. She is asking for her first loan of $1,000 to purchase a motorcycle for her son to get to work. She will use part of the loan as capital for her husband’s farming business.



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