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Ly S. is 49 years old and lives with her married child and her mother in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. She is a widow and has a business as a taxi-driver. Besides this activity, she also purchases yams and cashew nuts from individual growers and re-sells them to market wholesalers. On average, she makes US$ 5 in revenue every day. Her daughter stays at home and cooks for the family members. To make more money to help support the family, Mrs. Ly S. is asking for a loan to rent yam and cashew nut plots directly from growers.

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KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc., is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.

For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.

About Cambodia

  • $2,600
    Average annual income
  • 77
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $41,825,550
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Ly renting fields.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
21 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jan 27, 2009
Feb 19, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 15, 2010