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A loan of $3,075 helped a member to buy more chickens.

Mrs. Him Village Bank Group's story

This village bank loan is made up of fifteen people. Mrs. Him is the village bank president who has been selected by the members. Each member’s portion of the loan will be used for different purpoS. in order to improve their family’s standard of living.

Mrs. Him is a farmer who owns a small piece of land where she grows rice for her own family and to sell. She is also a chicken breeder. Since her business is going well, she wants to expand. So, Mrs. Him is seeking a loan to buy more chickens. She will use the rest of the loan to buy some piglets for breeding in order to start a new business.

She was born in 1971. She is a widow with two children: one is a construction worker and the other is studying at the local public school.

In this group: Him, Saruo, Nuon, Sophy, Hen, Sot, Sokha, Nem, Sokhom, Mom, Lin, Saroeun, Saroeun, Mao, Ret

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