A loan helped to buy ice and change to a new carriage to deliver her goods to sell.


Em's story

Em is 47 years old, married and is the mother of three children. She and her husband buy and sell ice. She has been running this business for three years.

Em has applied for a 3,500,000 KHR loan through Kiva's field partner Chamroeun to buy ice and change to a new carriage to deliver her goods to sell. Using the loan, she will be able to earn more income to continue her business as well as support her family's living standards. She hopes that she can grow her business and renovate her home.

Her main challenges are more competitors and the rainy season.


This loan is special because:

It provides entrepreneurs with resources to increase income and improve their living conditions



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