Check out some available loans that are similar to this one!
Sophat and her husband are rice farmers and fisher-people. They have been married since 1995 and have three daughters. Two are garment workers and the other attends school. The family lives in a village about twenty kilometers from Phnom Penh City.

Sophat had applied for a Kiva loan previously. She is asking for her second loan to purchase a motorcycle for commuting.

In the photo are Sophat and her husband.

Additional Information


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
  • 50
    View loans »
    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $41,847,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,500 helped Sophat to buy a motorcycle for commuting.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
26 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jun 24, 2013
Jun 30, 2013
Currency Exchange Loss:
Oct 17, 2014