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Mrs. Prak S. is 49 years old and has six children. She makes a living by running a stand near her home from which she sells a Cambodian delicacy that is made of papaya mixed with fermented fish, chili and small shrimp. Her husband works at a construction site and earns about $3 per day. Mrs. Prak S. has applied for a loan to purchase some utensils and more equipment for her stand so that she can raise her income and meet her clients' demand. She will also use the loan to buy a motor-bike that her husband will use to commute to work. This will make their lives easier, and help them raise their standard of living.

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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
  • 320
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $37,579,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Prak to buy utensils and equipment for her stand.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 3, 2008
Apr 12, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2009