That (in the photo) sells Chinese noodles with soup in her village. Her husband, Mao, is a construction worker and helps his wife in the business when he is free. The couple has been married since 1993 and has three children--one son and two daughters. One is a garment worker, one attends school, and another one is still young. The family is living in a village about 20 kilometers from Phnom Penh City.
That asked for a Kiva loan once already. She is now requesting another loan in the amount of US $1,000 to buy one more motorbike for her daughter who is a garment worker to get to work.
MAXIMA Microfinance Plc is a Cambodian microfinance institution founded in 2000 to help low-income rural and urban people and small- to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) access financial services. Sustainable access to credit helps to create jobs and enables business owners improve their living conditions, educate their children, provide health care to their families, and more. It also enables the rural poor to remain at home with their families, rather than moving to city centers in search of employment.