A loan of $1,000 helped to buy garbage (recyclables) for resale.

Sokhern's story

Originally from a rural village of the Kam Rieng district of Battambang province, Sokhern is a 50-year-old mother of five children, three of whom are dependents and still in school.

Buying and selling garbage has been the only source for her family’s income for two years. The main challenge for her family’s business is the lack of working capital to support the business.

This is Sokhern’s first loan with VisionFund. She is now requesting a loan of US $1,000. With this loan, she is going to buy garbage for resale. She hopes to earn more income from the current business so as to make a better living and keep her children in school.

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