A loan of $1,000 helped to help her daughter celebrate her marriage.


Sokheng's story

Sokheng, 40, is a citizen in a rural area of Kandal Stoeng district in Cambodia. She is married and blessed with five children, three (a daughter and two sons) of whom are dependent on her and currently in school. Sokheng makes her living through farming rice. Sokheng has been with VisionFund (Kiva’s partner) for two loan cycles already. The past loans have had a huge positive impact on her as well as her family. Sokheng was able to purchase a plot of farm to run her rice-growing business, which provides the source of her family’s income. She is now seeking for a USD 1,000 loan to help her daughter celebrate her marriage. After receiving and using the loan as she intends, Sokheng believes that she will be able to successfully help her daughter get married.



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