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A loan of $1,175 helped to buy more rice and drinks to sell.

Yabom's story

This is 48-year-old Yabom. She is married with four children, ages 16, 28, 30, and 32. In 2007, Yabom established a grocery store. She began her business to assist her husband in taking care of their home. Yabom's business is located in the outskirts and her main customers are men and women. She works seven days a week, 12 hours a day and earns about 1,000,000 SLL every month.

Yabom is requesting a 5,000,000 SLL loan to buy more rice and drinks to sell. In the future, she plans to build a house. Yabom thanks you for your support.

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