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Total loan: $800
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Khan's Group


A loan of $800 helped a member to purchase motorcycle and fishing nets.


Khan's Group's story

Khan P. (the first from the left with her group members) was selected to be a group leader by members for a loan from Maxima. In the group there are four families including hers. The members are living along National Road Number Twom about twenty kilometers from Phnom Penh.

1-Khan P., 42, and her husband, Heng H., were married in 1979 and have five children. One of their children is married and lives outside the family home, two daughters are garment factory workers and the other two children study in a local school. Khan and her husband have been fishermen for ten years. She is requesting a loan for $200 to purchase fishing nets for her fishing business.

2- Sopheap M., 34, is a widow with four children. Sopheap has been working at Ngo in Phnom Penh City for seven years. She travels to work by taxi and costs are very high. She is requesting a loan in the amount of $200 to help her purchase a motorbike to drive to work.

3-Thorn H., 39, and her husband, Lois Ly, 45, were married in 1983 and have two sons and four daughters. Two of their children study in a local school. Thorn and her husband have been fishermen for ten years. Beside fishing, her husband is also a construction worker. Thorn is requesting a loan in the amount of $200 to purchase additional fishing nets.

4-Sophoin C., 25, and his wife, Sory Noun, 25, were married in 2003 and have one daughter. Sophoin and his wife have been fishing for five years. He is requesting a loan in the amount of $200 to purchase more fishing nets.

In this group: Khan, Sopheap, Thorn, Sophoin
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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: October 30, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: MAXIMA Microfinance Plc

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: October 30, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: MAXIMA Microfinance Plc