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H. is 41 years old and a married man. His wife, who appears in the photo, is a local cultivator. This couple have five children all of whom attend the public local school. H. is currently able to generate a great income by selling chopped wood. He first purchases firewood at a reasonable price from people who live near the forest, then he sells the wood at retail prices thus gaining a profit.

Typically, H. hires his neighbor’s animal to transport the firewood to be sold. To help reduce his costs, he is applying for a loan to purchase a pair of oxen which he will use to pick up and deliver the chopped wood.

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About HKL

Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 52
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $38,755,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Suon to purchase a pair of oxen to pick up and deliver firewood.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
13 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 22, 2010
May 7, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Mar 15, 2011