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Song H., 42, is married and resides with her husband and three children in Kampong Chnang Province, Cambodia, an area known for quality palm products. She is a housewife, while her husband is a carpenter earning an income of USD 4 per day to help cover the family expenses. Two of her children are employed at a factory and earn an income of USD 3 each per day. Each month, the family has to spend USD 70 on food and 15 on the children’s education.

Song is requesting a loan of USD 500 to purchase cows to raise for their offspring. In the future, she would like to use any additional income to purchase more cows to expand her business. This will be her first loan from CREDIT, a longstanding Kiva partner.

Song appears in the photograph with her daughter.

Additional Information


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
  • 49
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $38,691,025
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Song to buy cows to raise for their offspring.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
15 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Dec 30, 2010
Jan 10, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012