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Phalla
Phalla is 27 years old. She is married and resides with a son in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She has been making piggy banks to sell and fattening up animals for more than four years, earning approximately $3 per day. Her husband (who is joining her in the picture with her son) runs the business of purchasing junk material to resell. He earns about $10 daily. Due to lack of funds, Phalla requests a loan of $1500 to purchase construction materials to build a new house. This money will help her provide better living conditions for the family. In the future, she would like to expand the business and send her child to a good school.

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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 Housing Loans

Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 258
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $37,526,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Phalla to purchase construction materials to build a new house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
17 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Monthly
Pre-Disbursed:
Jan 15, 2013
Listed
Mar 1, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
N/A
Ended:
Sep 17, 2013