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Total loan: $800
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Tem


A loan of $800 helped buy pineapple seedlings and groceries to expand the business.


Tem's story

Tem Y., 45, is married with six children. She resides in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, with her husband and children. To make a living, she is engaged in a business of selling various kinds of groceries at her home in the village, earning an income of US $1.50 per day. Her husband is a deputy village chief with a monthly US $20 wage. The family is also assisted mainly by two of her children who are employed as construction builders. They are able to contribute to the family US $7 per day to help cover the family expenses. Y. and her family members are seeking to improve their standard of living and generate a better income. Therefore, Y. is asking for a loan of US $800 to purchase pineapple seedlings for growing. With the remainder, she plans to expand her grocery business. This is her second loan from CREDIT MFI, Kiva’s partner. Y. is pictured while she is sitting in the hummock.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 19, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc.

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: November 19, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc.