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Mrs. Malin K. (in the photo) used to be a cleaner at a restaurant in Phnom Penh. Now she is a chef at the same site. Her husband, Mr. Sopheap Sek, is a security guard. The couple lives on an island in the Mekong River about fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Malin is investing with her brother in a construction business. She is asking for another loan of $1,000 to purchase additional construction materials for her brother to work with.

Additional Information


MAXIMA Microfinance Plc is a Cambodian microfinance institution founded in 2000 to help low-income rural and urban people and small- to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) access financial services. Sustainable access to credit helps to create jobs and enables business owners improve their living conditions, educate their children, provide health care to their families, and more. It also enables the rural poor to remain at home with their families, rather than moving to city centers in search of employment.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 68
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $41,753,700
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Malin to purchase additional construction materials for her brother construction business.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
22 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 16, 2011
Mar 2, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 15, 2012