A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a sewing machine to start a home tailoring business.


Heng's story

Heng S., age 23, is married and resides with her husband and six-year-old child in Takeo Province, Cambodia, an area known for pre-Angkorean temples. She is a farmer who grows rice. She earns an income of about USD $3.00 per day. Her husband is often hired to pick fruit and is also a farmer. He earns an income of USD $5.00 per day to help cover the family expenses. S. is requesting a loan of USD $1000 to purchase a new sewing machine to start a home tailoring business. In the future, she would like to use any additional profits to repair her house. This is her first loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner in Cambodia.



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