A loan of $1,000 helps to purchase one more tailoring machine and more fabric for his business.


Sopheakdey's story

Sopheakdey is 39-years-old and is a married man. He and his wife are in the tailoring business. He has been tailoring clothes for five years.

He will use this loan to purchase one more tailoring machine and more fabric for his business. By tailoring clothes he can generate more income to improve his business and change his family's living standard.

He wishes he could expand his business, buy more tailoring machines and renovate his house

More competitors and insufficient capital are his major challenges.


This loan is special because:

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

Kendra Thorogood, Kiva staff

Kendra Thorogood
Kiva staff



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Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.

Loan details



Repayment schedule

*This loan is impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and your support is needed more than ever. Repayments may be delayed or lower than expected.