A loan of $700 helped a member to purchase motorcycle and repair house.


Soklay's Group's story

Mrs. Soklay C. (shown in the picture on the right with his wife and group members) was selected to be a group leader for a loan from Maxima. In the group there are three families including him. All the group's members live along National Road Number Two, about twenty kilometers from Phnom Penh.

1-Mr. Soklay C., 53, and his wife, Mrs. Nara Sor, 47, were married in 1983 and have four children: one son and three daughters. One of their children was married and lives away from the family, two children have full time employment and the youngest studies in the local school. Soklay has been a motor taxi driver for twenty years, while his wife stays at home. Soklay is requesting a $300 loan to purchase a new motorbike to replace his old one, to be used as a taxi.

2-Mr. Rithy S., 43, and his wife, Mrs. Sopheap Keo, 37, were married in 1987 and have two sons and two daughters. Rithy has been a motor taxi driver for ten years. His wife stays at home and takes care of their children. Rithy is requesting a $200 loan to build a wall for his house.

3-Mr. Senghoir T., 31, and his wife, Mrs. Srey-on Kuch, 25, were married in 2003 and have two sons. Senghoir has been a motor taxi driver for five years. His wife has been a garment factory worker for ten years. Senghoir is requesting a $200 loan to repair his motorbike and some part of his house.

In this group: Soklay, Rithy, Senghoir
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