A loan of $550 helps to purchase more groceries and other beverages to sell in her store.


Sotheara's story

Sotheara is 38 years old and is a widow with two children. She sells groceries and beverages. Her children are workers.

She has been running this business for five years. Customers buying on credit and more competitors are her major challenges.

Sotheara will use this loan to purchase more groceries and other beverages to sell in her store. Her goals are to get more income from this business and change her family's living standard in the future.


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



Loan details


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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.