Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Lis, a 49-year-old married mother of four children, resides in Takeo Province, Cambodia where she has been selling groceries for more than four years, earning approximately $3 per day. Her husband is a rice farmer who earns about $2 daily. Three of her children are employed in a garment factory, earning about $9 each day.

In order to improve her family’s finances, Lis is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase more groceries to sell. This money will help her increase her stock and earn more income for her family. In the future, she would like to expand her business and help her youngest child achieve higher education. Moreover, she hopes to build a new house as soon as possible.

Additional Information


KREDIT Ltd. 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 Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 142
    View loans »
    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $39,838,825
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Lis to purchase more groceries to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
20 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Oct 24, 2012
Nov 13, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 19, 2013