A loan of $1,200 helped to buy a mechanical plow to plow the rice fields.


Em's story

Em S., 45, is married and resides with her family in Kampong Chnang province, Cambodia, an area known for palm products. Sas is a housewife while her husband is a farmer, earning an income of about $8 per day. Her four children are employed at different workplaces to earn money to help the family, earning an income of around $3 each per day. Each month, the family has to spend $120 on food and $60 on the other necessary expenses.

S. is requesting a loan of $1,200 to purchase a mechanical plow to help plow the rice field. In the future, she would like to use the additional income to repair her house. This will be her 6th loan from CREDIT, a long standing Kiva partner.



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