A loan of $1,000 helped to buy piglets to raise and pig feed to nourish them.


Aem's story

Aem is a villager from the Battambang province’s Thmor Koul district. She is 51 years old and married with two children. To make a living, she and her husband have been raising pigs as their primary business for 10 years. In addition, they supplement their income by selling rice-soup in the local area. From their current business, they are able to earn about 50,000 KHR per day and manage to save about 30,000 KHR each day after daily expenses. Aem is a new borrower with Kiva’s partner, VisionFund. She is requesting a loan of $1,000 from VisionFund. She will use this loan to buy piglets to raise and pig feed to nourish them. In addition, she will use a portion of this loan to buy spices necessary for making rice-soup. She hopes to increase her income from the current business, enabling her to improve her standard of living.



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