A loan of $1,000 helped to purchase materials for weaving silk.


Ngot's story

Mrs. Ngot V. is a widow with four children; three sons and one daughter. Two of her children are married and live outside the family home. Of her other two children, one weaves silk at home and the youngest one is a construction worker. The family lives on an island on the Mekong River about fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Mrs. Ngot has been a weaver for forty one years. It’s a skill she learned from her mother. She sells her finished products to a middleman in the village who will sell them in Phnom Penh.

She is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase materials for weaving silk.



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