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A loan of $600 helped dig a well and purchase wire to light the house.


Em's story

Em M., 60, is married and resides with her three children in Kampong Chnang province, Cambodia, an area known for palm products. M. is a housewife while two of her children are employed, earning an income of USD 2 each per day to help cover the family expenses. Each month, the family has to spend USD 55 on food and USD 10 on the other necessary expenses.

M. is requesting a loan of USD 600 to dig a well and purchase wire to light the house. This will be her third loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva’s partner.



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