A loan of $1,425 helped a member to plow the rice field.


Phen's Group's story

Residing in a rural village of the Moung Russey district of Battambang province, Phen is aged 60 years and married. She has four children. To support the family, she and her husband have been in farming rice for 35 years. To supplement their income, she also works for others for a fee. The current business earns her family about 27,000 KHR per day to meet her family’s needs. Phen has been a member of Kiva’s partner, VisionFund, for seven cycles already and she successfully used the past loans to better support her family to have sufficient food. Now she and her group member are applying for a loan. As the leader, she is going to use her portion to plow the rice field. She hopes to grow more crops so as to make a better living.

In this group: Phen, Voern, Hen, Sok
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