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Mrs. Phon Y. lives in Krang Sbaek village in Takeo province. She is the mother of four children, two of whom are employed in different businesses while the others are attending the local school.

Mrs. Phon Y. is a farmer who owns a small piece of land on which she cultivates rice. Her husband, Mr. Y. Yoeurn, makes big pots. He is shown on her left in the photo.

Although they try to work hard the couple still earns less income than needed. In order to improve their living conditions, Mrs. Phon Y. decided to ask for a loan to buy a motorbike to transport salt to sell door to door.

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Angkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 53
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $38,691,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 4,155.0
    Cambodia Riels (KHR) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Phon to buy a motorbike to transport salt to sell door to door.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 21, 2009
Jan 17, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2011