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Successful Crop-Loan Project 2012!

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Thanks to supporters like you, Sustainable Cambodia's empowerment model is continuing to expand, helping thousands of rural villagers in central Cambodia through education and community development programs.

One challenge in these villages is that many parents - who earn their living by farming - cannot make enough money to sustain their family. There are two root causes: Often they don't have the training and experience to grow crops other than subsistence level rice farming, and they rarely have the capital to invest in buying livestock, seed, farming equipment and irrigation systems that will help generate income and boost livelihood.

With your support, Sustainable Cambodia helps these villagers with the training and the capital they need to create a sustainable livelihood through which they can work their way out of poverty.

The program includes training and oversight to ensure that the families will have success, and incorporates a crop loan program for these families. These…