A loan of $400 helped a member to buy fertilizer.


Chaeng's Group's story

A 65-year-old married man named Chaeng resides in a rural village of Thmor Koul district located in Battambang province in Cambodia. Chaeng and his wife have been involving in a rice-growing business, the business that provides main source of income for the family, for 19 years. Chaeng has been with VisionFund, Kiva’s partner, for a loan cycle already, with which he succeeded in supporting his rice field efficiently and improving his family’s lifestyle. Now he is leading a group who have been with VisionFund for seven loan cycles to take out a loan in the amount of 1,500,000 Cambodian riel (KHR) in total. With his requested loan portion in this loan, which is 1,200,000 KHR, Chaeng will buy fertilizer to smoothly operate his business, a rice-growing business. His only hope in the future is to be able to boost his income and better support his beloved family.

In this group: Chaeng, Samet
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