A loan of $600 helped a member to purchase a boat and fishing nets.

Soy's Group's story

Mrs. Soy H. (shown in the picture with her husband on the right) was selected by the group to be a group leader for a loan from Maxima. In the group there are two families including hers. The entire group lives along National Road Number Two about twenty kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Mrs. Soy H., 38, and her husband, Mr. Sun Soeun, 42, were married in 1990 and have four children: three sons and one daughter. Three of the children study at the local school; the other child is employed full-time. Soy and her husband have been fishing for eight years and selling the fish at the village market. Sun does construction work as well. Soy is requesting a loan in the amount of $300 to purchase fishing nets.

Mr. Seng H., 30, (shown in the picture with his wife on the left) and his wife, Mrs. Sophy Chea, 25, were married in 1998 and have one son and one daughter. Seng has been a fisherman for ten years and his wife has been a garment factory worker for two years. Seng is requesting a loan in the amount of $300 to purchase a boat for fishing.

In this group: Soy, Seng

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