A loan of $875 helped a member to buy fertilizer for his farmland.


Dara's Group's story

Dara is one of the breadwinners in his family in theThmor Koul district of Battambang province. He has three children.

Dara is a diligent local farmer who grows rice on two hectares of farmland with the support of his wife. He been in this business for two years, and is able to earn up to 35,000 KHR per day. He is a second-time borrower with VisionFund, Kiva’s partner. He has fully repaid the initial loan, so he can afford to provide sufficient, decent food for his family, especially for his children.

The total of his group loan is 3,400,000 KHR; Dara will use his portion of 1,000,000 KHR to purchase fertilizer for his farmland.

He hopes to gain more yield, so he can sustain his living condition.

In this group: Dara, Son, Sarom
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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 10, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Cambodia

Lenders and lending teams



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: January 10, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Cambodia