A loan of $500 helped a member to hire laborers to work on a farm.


Leang's Group's story

Leang is 51 years old and lives in Kompong Cham province in the Ponhea Krek district of Cambodia, She is married and the mother of six children, three of whom are still dependent on her. To offer a decent life to her family, Leang has been growing rice and cassava for more than 20 years. She has also earned extra money on the side by working at various jobs. She leads a two-person loan group whose members are applying for their fourth loans from VisionFund (Kiva's partner). Each member of this group is requesting a loan for 1,000,000 KHR. Leang will use her portion of this loan to hire people to work on her farm and pay for transportation costs. Her goal for the future is to buy more farmland so that she can increase her productivity as well as profits.

In this group: Leang, Hon
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