A loan of $1,000 helped to buy more raw silk to produce silk products.

Pen's story

Pen P. resides with her family in Takeo province, Cambodia, an area known for pre-Angkorean temples. P. is a weaver, earning an income of USD 2 per day. Her husband is a teacher at a public school, earning an income of about USD 3 per day. Each month, the family has to spend USD 40 on food and USD 55 on other necessary expenses.

P. is requesting a loan of USD 1000 to purchase more raw silk to produce silk products for sale. In the future, she would like to use the additional income to repair her house. This will be her first loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner.

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