A loan of $1,000 helped to buy farmland.


Mao's story

Mao S., age 40, is a housewife. S. is married and lives with her husband and four children in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia, an area known for rubber plantations. Her husband is hired to plow rice fields and earns an income of USD $3.00 per day. The family has to spend USD $45.00 on food, USD $5.00 on electricity, and USD $20.00 on other necessary expenses every month. S. is requesting a loan of USD $1000 to purchase a plot of farmland to earn more income. 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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