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Mrs. Chum R. is a vegetable seller who is 55 and is a married mother caring for four children, three of whom are single while the remaining one is married. All of them are employed in various jobs.

Mrs. Chum R. has been selling vegetables for years in the busy market, and her business is running well because she sells her items at a reasonable cost to all customers. Her husband is a local farmer in the province of Kompong Tom. Because she has been occupied with her business, Mrs. Chum R. hasn't plowed her farmland yet. To solve this problem, Mrs. Chum R. is applying for a loan to hire a machine to plow the farmland. With the rest of the loan she will buy some vegetables to sell.

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About HKL

Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 211
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $40,040,200
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Chum to hire a machine to plow farmland and buy some vegetable to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 19, 2010
Nov 5, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 15, 2011