A loan of $1,000 helped to invest in her daughter's business by purchasing more grocery items for resale.


Somreang's story

Somreang is a weaver. She is a widow with five sons and two daughters. Three are married, one is a motorcycle repairman, one sells grocery items, one is a weaver, and one is a garment factory worker. They live on an island in the Mekong River, about fifteen kilometers from Phnom Penh.

Somreang has asked for a Kiva loan to help with her daughter’s grocery store by purchasing more grocery items. She wants to continue expanding her grocery store.



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