To support the family, she has been farming rice and cassava for seven years while her husband works as a paid worker in local area. Together, they can earn about KHR 17,000 per day and can save about KHR 6,000 each day for future needs.
Heang’s group consists of two members who are female and they both are just with VisionFund this cycle. Now she is leading her group to ask for a loan. As the leader, she is going to use her portion to buy fertilizer for her farmland and use a portion of it to spend for labor. Heang hopes to grow more rice to increase her family’s income to make a better living.
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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