A loan of $1,850 helped a member to purchase fertilizer.


Choung Svay Group's story

Mr. Choung S. is the village bank president for a group loan consisting of 16 people located in Phdau Tboung village in Takeo province. The members of this group will use their loans to purchase supplies, equipment and other items for different purposes. Mr. Choung S. is 61 years old, a widower, and has two children, one of whom is a construction worker while the other is a laborer in the silk-weaving industry. He is a farmer who owns a 1.5-hectare field to cultivate rice. He is now requesting 400,000 KHR from Kiva partner, AMK, to purchase fertilizer to support his dry farming. All the members are shown in the photograph but some of them are hidden from view.

In this group: Choung, Eth, Soheng, Mao, Tep, Heang, Koem Heang, Sokha, Chun, Pov, Cheng, Nuon, Sim, Hing, Phally, Sok
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