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Mr. Sorn C., 64, and his wife, Mrs. Thoeun Non, 47, live along National Road Number Five, about eighteen kilometers from Phnom Penh, Cambodia. They were married in 1993 and have three children, two sons and one daughter. Two of them attend the local school.

Mr. Sorn has been farming and working as a hairdresser since he was young. He grows rice in the village, while his wife sells fruit in front of a factory. Now he is requesting a loan of $500 to purchase rice seed and to pay the fee for plowing his rice plot.

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MAXIMA Microfinance Plc is a Cambodian microfinance institution founded in 2000 to help low-income rural and urban people and small- to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) access financial services. Sustainable access to credit helps to create jobs and enables business owners improve their living conditions, educate their children, provide health care to their families, and more. It also enables the rural poor to remain at home with their families, rather than moving to city centers in search of employment.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 209
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $40,009,875
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $500 helped Sorn to pay the fee for plowing and to buy rice seed.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Aug 15, 2008
Jul 31, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Sep 15, 2010