A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a plot of farmland to grow more rice.


Ek's story

Ek Y., 39, is married and resides with her husband and four children in Seim Reap Province, Cambodia, an area known for the Angkor Wat temple. Y. raises pigs to sell, earning an income of about USD 3 per day. Her husband is employed repairing temples, earning an income of about USD 6.17 per day. Y. has to spend USD 50 on food, USD 5 on electricity and water supplies, and USD 20 on other necessary expenses every month.

Y. is requesting a loan of USD 1,000 to purchase a plot of farmland to grow more rice. In the future, she would like to use any additional profit to repair her house. This is her first loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner in Cambodia.



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