Khoeurn is a local villager from Kampong Siem district of Kampong Cham province. She is a 34-year-old mother of three children. One child is in school and the other two children are too young.
To deal with the cost of daily living, she grows rice and raises pigs as the main source of income. To supplement her income, her husband is a construction worker during his spare time.
This is the original loan for Khoeurn with VisionFund(Kiva’s partner. She asks for this loan to buy a decent motorbike for commuting and to buy more piglets to raise.
She hopes that she can improve her income.
About VisionFund Cambodia
VisionFund 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.