A loan of $175 helped a member to purchase fertilizer.


Savien's Group's story

Savien is a resident of Thmor Koul district in Battambang province, Cambodia. She is a 41-year-old married mother of five children, four of whom (two daughters and two sons) are under her care and currently attend school. Savien earns a living by farming rice on a two-hectare plot.

A first-time borrower with VisionFund (Kiva's partner), Savien is leading a group member who is a second-time borrower to take out loans in the amounts of 500,000 KHR and 100,000 KHR respectively. As the group leader, she will spend her portion of the loan to purchase fertilizer for her rice-growing business. This hard-working woman believes that, with this loan, she can smoothly operate her business, generating more income for her family. She is willing to use her anticipated income to further her children's educational pursuits.

In this group: Savien, Norn



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