A loan of $1,000 helped to buy groceries to start a new business.


Chum's story

Chum P. lives with her family in Takeo province, Cambodia, an area known for its pre-Angkorean temples. P. is a weaver, earning an income of $2 USD per day. Her husband sells palm products, earning an income of $4 USD per day. Each month, the family has to spend $25 USD on food and $50 USD on other necessary expenses. P. is requesting a loan of $1,000 USD to purchase groceries to start a new business. In the future, she would like to use the additional income to repair her house. This will be her first loan from CREDIT, a longstanding Kiva partner.



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