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Total loan: $500
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Um

Cambodia
Kampong Thom, Cambodia / Furniture Making

A loan of $500 helped to accumulate more essential accessories.


Um's story

Mrs. Um V. has been in the farming business for years. She plants various crops to earn a living and typically generates an income of $2 per day. Um V. has been married for years and has eight children. Two of her children are married and six are single. Most of her children are working at different jobs. In addition, her husband is skilled at making furniture by hand. He turns the wood into furniture and sells the furniture to people who need it to decorate their houses. Um V. sees that her husband’s business is profitable, and she hopes to sustain it by accumulating a larger quantity of essential accessories using a Kiva loan.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 19, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 19, 2010
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children