A loan of $1,000 helped a member to buy zinc for renovating his old house.


Sophal's Group's story

A resident of Kandal Stoeng district, Kandal province, Sophal is a 34-year-old married father with one small child. His main source of income is from working as a garment worker, while his wife grows vegetables to earn extra income for 10 years. He can earn about 60,000 KHR per day to support his family.

Sophal has been with VisionFund Cambodia, Kiva’s partner, for one cycle. He is now leading a group for another loan. As the leader, Sophal will use his portion to buy zinc for renovating his old house. He hopes that his family will have a decent house to live in.

In this group: Sophal, Simon, Sarat


This loan is special because:

It supports the social and economic well-being of low-income families.



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