A loan of $900 helped a member to purchase motorcycle, repair house, and build one restroom.

Pov's Group's story

Mrs. P. Sngoun (the second from the left with her husband and group members) was selected to be a group leader for a loan from Maxima. In the group there are three families including hers. All the group's members live along National Road Number Two about twenty kilometers from Phnom Penh.

1-Mrs. P. Sngoun, 40, and her husband, Mr. Phun Pich, 48, were married in 1983 and have five daughters. One of their children is married and lives away from the family home, three daughters have full time employment and the youngest one studies in the local school. P. has been a garment factory worker for five years, while her husband is a motor taxi driver and does construction work. P. is requesting a $300 loan to build a restroom for her family.

2-Miss. Sreylin T., 24, is single and lives with her widow mother. She has one sister who is a garment factory worker. Sreylin has been a garment factory worker for five years, while her mother grows rice. Sreylin is requesting a $300 loan to build a wall in her house.

3-Mr. Yin N., 57, and his wife, Mrs. Thoeun Au, 50, were married before the Pol Pot regime and have one son and four daughters. Yin has been a fisherman for sixteen years. His wife is a housewife. Yin is requesting a $300 loanto buy a new motorbike to replace the old one.

In this group: Sngoun, Sreylin, Yin
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