A loan of $500 helped to buy fertilizer for her cash-crops.


Sam Ang's story

Sam Ang is a resident of Samrong Torng district, in Kampong Speu province. She is a thirty-five-year-old, married woman. She is also the mother of a child, who does farming and works as factory worker for her living. The primary income of Sam Ang's family comes from farming activity. On average, her family earns 27,000 KHR per day.

She has been a borrower of Kiva’s partner, VisionFund, for two loan cycles already. She has completely repaid the past loans. They enabled her to improve her family's living conditions. In this third loan cycle, Sam Ang is seeking a microloan of 2,000,000 KHR. She plans to use it to buy fertilizer for her cash-crops. She strongly believes that the loans allow her to uplift her family lifestyle, at a gradual pace.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: April 25, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Cambodia

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: April 25, 2014
Facilitated by Field Partner: VisionFund Cambodia