A loan of $575 helped a member to buy a cart for transporting hot soya milk for sale.

Sokun's Group's story

Sokun is a local villager from Thmor Koul district of Battambang province. She is 37 years old and the mother of three dependent kids. To cover her family’s needs, she sells ice-cream and orange juice for income. Apart from this business, she also works as a chef during wedding ceremonies to earn additional income. She has had this business for ten years, and it has helped her to save about 20,000 KHR per day. Including this loan, she is has had seven loans from VisionFund (Kiva’s partner). This group is in its second loan cycle. The positive impact of her past loans has enabled her improve her life style. For this cycle, she is seeking a loan of 1,000,000 KHR, and her fellow group member is applying for 1,200,000 KHR. As the leader, she is going to use her entire portion of the loan to buy a cart for transporting hot soya milk for resale. She hopes that her family’s income will increase, and that she will able to send her kids to school.

In this group: Sokun, Nai

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