A loan of $750 helps to restock her grocery store.


Somphors's story

Somphors is 23 years old and married. She sells groceries and some fruit, as shown in the picture. Her husband is a driver. She has been running this business for two-and-a-half years.

Somphors has applied for a $750 loan through Kiva's field partner, Chamroeun, to restock her grocery store. Using the loan, she will be able to earn more income to continue her business as well as support her family's living standards. She hopes that she can grow her business and renovate her home.

Her main challenge is the rainy season.


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.