A loan of $1,075 helped a member to renovate her old house.


Chaylem's Group's story

Chaylem, 32, lives with her husband in a rural village of the Moungkol Borey district, Cambodia. To feed the family, she and her husband earn a living as teachers in the local area. They have been in this job for several years.This is Chaylem’s group loan with Kiva’s partner, VisionFund. Her group has only three members, all of whom have been with VisionFund for two loan cycles. She and her members completely paid back the past loans from VisionFund, and Chaylem has used the loans to improve her family’s standard of living in a gradual manner. As the leader, she is leading her group to apply for another loan with VisionFund. Chaylem is going to use her portion to renovate her old house. She hopes to fix her house on time so she does not need to worry about unpredictable weather issue, including too dry or rain.

In this group: Chaylem, Chenda, Bunthoern



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