A loan of $350 helped to purchase silk materials for her daughters to continue weaving businesses.


Sokha's story

Mrs. Sokha B., 55, and her husband, Mr. Un Choen, 57, have been married since 1975 and have 6 children-1 son and 5 daughters. Three of them are married and live outside the family home, and the other three are silk weavers. The family lives on an island in the Mekong River about fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Sokha has is a silk weaver, but she transferred her loom to her daughters. Her husband is a farmer. Sokha has asked for a loan from Kiva through Maxima one time already. She now is requesting anther loan again of $350 to purchase silk materials for her daughters to continue weaving business.



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