A loan of $1,000 helped to buy a water pumping machine, seed, fertilizer, and pesticide to maintain her rice farm.


Sophan's story

Sophan, age 51 and her husband, Yun, age 52, have been married since 1990 and have five sons. The family is living in a village approximately twenty kilometers from Phnom Penh City.

Sophan and her husband are farmers. They grow lotus and rice on their farmland in the village where they live.

Sophan is asking for her first Kiva loan of $1,000 to buy a water pumping machine to spray her rice. She will also use a part of the loan to purchase seed, fertilizer, and pesticide to maintain her rice farm.



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