A loan of $500 helps to buy groceries and other beverages to sell in her store.


Phallit's story

Phallit is a 40-year-old widow and is the mother of five children. She sells groceries and beverages. One of her children is a worker. She has been running this business for four years. Her main challenge is insufficient capital. Phallit has applied for a 2,000,000 KHR loan through Kiva's field partner Chamroeun to buy groceries and other beverages to sell in her 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.


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.