A loan of $400 helped to increase her capital for expanding her basket selling business by purchasing made baskets from local weavers to sell in a market.


Phok's story

Phok, age 53, is a resident, living in Kampong Chhnang province. She is in the business of weaving and selling baskets in her home province. She has a life partner with her husband who works in the same business. They have been doing this business since 1985, and earn a good profit of KHR 50,000 per day. Her oldest daughter is also involved in purchasing made baskets and sells into the market for a profitable price.

They normally go on expanding their existing business, and aim to make consistent income from this. Phok currently has 5 children; 4 married and one still lives under their roof.

Phok would like to ask for a loan in the amount of KHR 1,600,000 to increase her capital for expanding her basket selling business by purchasing made baskets from local weavers to sell in a market.

She hopes she will gain more profits from her business, and she will be grateful for Kiva’s lenders who make her life a big change.



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