Mr. Mao Den Village Bank Group
Mr. Mao D. is a village chief who receives a low salary to support his family. His wife is a housewife who cooks delicious food for her family. Mr. Mao D. has a problem because he wants to buy rice for food for his family, but does not have enough money. He is applying for a loan to buy rice to feed his family. He is a father of two children, one is employed in a garment factory, and the other is a farm laborer and construction worker.
About AMKAngkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.
This is a Group Loan
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