A loan of $1,500 helps to buy eggs to resell at the market.


Sokom's story

Sokom is 41 years old, a widow and is the mother of one child. She is buying and selling eggs. Her child is a teacher. She has been running this business for three years.

Sokom has applied for a 1,500 USD loan through Kiva's field partner Chamroeun to buy eggs to resell at the market. 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 challenges are having more competitors and insufficient capital.


This loan is special because:

In addition to capital, it provides extensive business and financial literacy training.

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.