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Mrs. Yeng S., 32, has been a silk weaver for over ten years. Her husband, Mr. Kong Dam, has been a fisherman since 1985. The couple has been married since 1995 and lives on an island located fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh City.

Yeng has asked for a loan from Kiva one time before, and now she is requesting her second loan of $200 to purchase silk materials for continuing her weaving business.

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MAXIMA Microfinance Plc is a Cambodian microfinance institution founded in 2000 to help low-income rural and urban people and small- to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) access financial services. Sustainable access to credit helps to create jobs and enables business owners improve their living conditions, educate their children, provide health care to their families, and more. It also enables the rural poor to remain at home with their families, rather than moving to city centers in search of employment.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 264
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  • $38,016,925
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $200 helped Yeng to purchase silk materials for continuing her weaving business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 20, 2009
Nov 13, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2010