A loan of $1,325 helped a member to buy fertilizer and rice seeds for her rice paddy, and to plow the paddy field.


Sot's Group's story

Sot, 42, lives with her husband in a village of Battambang province’s Moung Russey district, Cambodia. She has ten children, one of whom is still in school. To make a living, she and her husband have been farming rice and catching fish for ten years. She is able to earn about 23,000 KHR per day.

Sot has been with Kiva’s partner, VisionFund, for five loan cycles. She has completely repaid the previous loans. With her past loans from VisionFund, she has managed to improve her livelihood. She is now leading her group of four members, to request another loan. Sot will use her portion of the loan to buy fertilizer and rice seeds for her rice paddy, and to plow the paddy field. She hopes to get a high yield from her rice business.

In this group: Sot, Sat, Channa, Vitt



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