A loan of $2,675 helped a member to buy more tobacco to resell.


Heang's Group's story

This village loan consists of fifteen members; they are located in Srae Kouk village in Kandal province. This village loan selected, Mrs. Heang M., a 41 year old married woman, as the village bank president. While each member of this village will use their portions of the loan to support their different purpose.

Mrs. Heang M. is a farmer who rent 1-hectare of land that she uses to cultivate rice. Beside of farmer, she also earns her living by selling tobacco in the local market. Since the tobacco business is going well she wants to expand it. So she decided to ask for a loan to buy more tobacco to resell. Her husband, Mr. Lim vuth, 45 years old, works as construction worker where he can receive a small salary to support his family.

This couple has two children: One is a car driver and another is a student in the local school.

In this group: Heang, But, Saing, Sann, Chea, Kheav, Choun, Chuon, Um, Khom, Vot, Aun, Lim, Sann, Aun
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