A loan of $1,000 helped to buy more supplements to expand her husband business.


Thorn's story

Thorn C., 29, resides in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia, an area known for rubber plantations.

C. sells gasoline, earning an income of US $2 per day. Her husband is a blacksmith, earning an income of US $3 per day. Each month, the family has to spend US $83 on food and US $10 on the other necessary expenses.

C. is requesting a loan of US $1,000 to purchase more supplements to expand her husband’s blacksmith business. This will be her second loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner. C.'s husband appears in the photograph.



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