A loan of $1,200 helped to buy a machine for her child's blacksmith business.


Ke's story

Ke S., 52, is married and resides with her husband and six children in Takeo Province, Cambodia, an area known for its pre-Angkorian temples. Her husband is shown in the photo.

S. is a farmer who sells her produce for an income of about USD 2 per day. Her husband is a farmer too, also earning an income of USD 2 per day to help cover the family expenses. The family is also assisted by her three children who are currently employed at a local garment factory.

S. is requesting a loan of USD 1,200 to purchase a machine to expand her child’s blacksmith business. S.'s husband is pictured while he is helping his child’s business.

In the future, S. would like to use any additional profit to repair her house. This is her second loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner in Cambodia.



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