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Thol, 50, is married and resides with her husband and six children in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in an agricultural business for more than twenty years. She has extensive experience and is successful in her career.

Thol is involved in growing rice and fattening up cattle. She earns approximately USD 3 per day. Her husband helps her run the business. Four of her children are employed in a garment factory. They earn about USD 16 per day.

Thol wants to rebuild her present house. With this goal in mind, Thol is requesting a loan of USD 1500 to purchase construction materials to rebuild her house. This money will her provide better living conditions for her family. In the future, she would like to run a tailoring shop for her children and help her children get bachelor’s degrees.

Additional Information


KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc., is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.

For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.

About Housing Loans

Many poor families cannot afford housing that meets their needs. When you make a housing loan on Kiva, you give people access to flexible capital to obtain or improve their homes. Better housing means better health, sanitation, and even educational outcomes for children. A house can also be much more for entrepreneurs who run businesses out of their homes. In this way, housing and small business loans on Kiva share a common purpose: to alleviate poverty and enable families to enjoy more stable lives.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 111
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $41,451,425
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Thol buy construction materials to rebuild her house.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Apr 3, 2012
May 2, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 17, 2013