A loan of $550 helped a member to buy more fishing equipment.

Sam's Group's story

This is a small loan, requested by four borrowers, all of them live in Chong Kneas Commune in Siem Reap Province. Mr. O., 39, has been selected to be leader by the group members. O. and his wife currently earn a living by catching fish which they sell at the local market. They get up early, before light, every morning and start fishing. They livelihood depend O. catching fish in and around Tunle Sap Lake, which is their main fishing ground. O. is unable to catch maN. fish as his his fishing equipment is often broken. Therefore, he is asking for a loan to buy more fishing equipment.
The other three borrowers are:
T. is a widow, age 64, who earns a living catching fish for sale. She needs a loan to buy nets for fishing..
N., 48, catches fish to sell, with her husband and she requests a loan to buy more fishing equipment.
S., 20, catches fish for a living and she has applied for a loan to repair her old house.

In this group: Sam, Pit, Pheng, Vonn

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