A loan of $600 helped to purchase a motorbike for his children to drive to school and buy a sewing machine for his daughter’s business.


Sorn's story

Mr. Sorn L., 51, and his wife, Mrs. Yat Cheng, 48, who live in a small village in the suburbs of Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia, married in 1980 and have four children: one son and three daughters. One of their daughters is a tailor; another one has full-time employment, and two children are in school.



Sorn has been a driving a motor taxi for one year. He does his job in Phnom Penh and earns about US$ 2.50 a day. His wife has been a tailor for seven years and earns about US$ 3.75 per day.



Sorn is requesting his first a loan of US$ 600 to purchase a motorbike for his children to ride to school. Part of the loan will be used to buy a sewing machine for his daughter’s business.



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