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Total loan: $75
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A loan of $75 helped to buy raw materials to continue making baskets for sale.


Som's story

Mrs. Som weaves bamboo baskets for sale. She sells her finished product to buyers who come directly to her house in Kompong Chhnang Province. She also orders baskets from the other villagers and sells them to make extra income. Her husband helps her buy the raw materials and to weave baskets. Recently, Mrs. Som ran out of essential materials from her stock supply. She hopes to acquire more raw materials to continue making baskets. She is using her Kiva loan as an advance. Mrs. Som is a 30-year-old married woman blessed with two children who are attending the local school. The couple are shown in the photograph.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 10, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: May 10, 2011
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL), a partner of Save the Children