A loan of $500 helps to purchase more groceries and beverages to sell in her store.


Sokunthea's story

Sokunthea is 30 years old and divorced. She lives with her two siblings. She sells groceries and beverages, while one of her siblings sells fish. She has been running this business for 8 years, and her major challenge is more competitors.

Sokunthea will use this loan to purchase more groceries and beverages to sell in her store. Her goals are to increase her 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.