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Lung
Lung S., 46, is a widow and lives with her two children in Siem Reap, Cambodia. S. sells desserts at a local market in the province and she is able to earn US $8.50 per day to help cover the family's expenses. She has been in this business since 2000. Her daughter also runs a dessert stand at the market earning US $7 per day to help support the family as well.

S. and her family members work hard and help each other to ensure a good standard of living for their family. They are seeking to improve their businesses as well. S. is requesting a loan of US $800 from CREDIT, Kiva’s partner. She wants to use the loan to purchase rice from the local farmers in her village to stock for resale in the most profitable season. This is her second loan from CREDIT.

Additional Information

About KREDIT

KREDIT Ltd. is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.

For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 165
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $35,951,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $800 helped Lung to buy rice to stock for sale.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 11, 2010
Listed
Jan 18, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Aug 16, 2011