Her family’s income comes from farming rice on 1 hectare of farmland. She has been making a living from this business for twenty-five years. From the current business, she can earn about KHR17,000 per day and, after expenses, she manages to save about KHR10,000 per day for future needs.
Oern has been a member of VisionFund for one cycle, and she has completely repaid the loan. She successfully used her previous loan from VisionFund to better support her living conditions with enough food. Now leading her group of two to apply for another loan, Oern is going to use her portion to buy fertilizer for her farmland. With this loan, she hopes to get a high yield from her rice paddy so as to improve her living conditions.
About VisionFund CambodiaVisionFund Cambodia is a Christian organization and microfinance institution that provides small loans and other financial services to improve the lives of children, empower poor women and their families, and grow successful businesses. The organization works primarily in rural parts of Cambodia and has distinguished itself by targeting the very poor who require smaller loan sizes, regardless of religious beliefs, gender or ethnic background.
Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand into the northeastern provinces of the country, which have historically been underserved and difficult to reach with financial services.
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Success!! The loan was 100% repaid