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A loan of $200 helped to buy a sewing machine for her daughter.

Mariyom's story

Mariyom (in the photo), age 54, is a widow with two sons and one daughter. One of her children is married, another one is a gas station attendant and another attends school. She lives in a Phnom Penh suburb.

Mariyom sells grilled beef and chicken in front of the garment factory. She wants her daughter who is attending school to use her tailoring skills after class. Hence, she decided to apply for a loan in order to buy a sewing machine for her.

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