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A loan of $125 helped a member to pay for the cost of labor.


Aen's Group's story

Residing in a rural area of the Srey Snom district in Cambodia’s Siem Reap province, Aen is a 60-year-old widow. She is a single mother of seven children, one (a son) of whom is under her responsibility and currently in school. To support the family, Aen works as a rice farmer on a 1.5 hectare (3.7 acre) plot of farmland. She earns about 5,000 KHR each day and saves approximately 2,500 KHR after paying her daily expenses. Aen, a second-time borrower, is leading a group of two. Aen and the group's other member, who is just a first-time borrower, request loans in the amount of 400,000 KHR and 100,000 KHR, respectively, for a total of 500,000 KHR. Her earlier loan enabled Aen to better meet her family’s needs. This time, she will utilize her portion of the loan to pay for the cost of labor. Single mother Aen expects her portion of the loan to help her to harvest her rice on time.

In this group: Aen, Tola



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