A loan of $1,500 helps to restock his grocery store.


Nob's story

Nob is 41 years old, married, and a father of two children. He sells groceries and other beverages. His wife is a farmer. Nob has been managing his business for two months.

He is applying for a Kiva loan of 1,500 USD from Chamroeun to restock his grocery store. With this loan, he will be able to earn more income so that he can continue his business and improve his family’s standard of living. Nob hopes to grow his business, renovate his home, and send his children to school.

His main challenges are the presence of more competitors and having 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.