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Sou S., 20, is married and sells baskets in the Siem Reap province. She started making baskets and selling them at the market in 2007. She is able to make $6 per day. Her husband, pictured here, stays at home and helps her make the baskets.

This couple needs a loan to purchase bamboo so that they can make more baskets to sell to their customers.

Additional Information


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
  • 113
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    Cambodia Loans Fundraising
  • $41,847,450
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • US Dollars
    Loan transacted in USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,000 helped Sou to purchase bamboo.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Feb 10, 2009
Mar 4, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
Feb 15, 2010