Soum R. is 29 years old and is a mother of two children. She lives with her husband in Preyveng, Cambodia. She and her husband sell a variety of vegetables at the nearby market and typically make around $8/day in revenue. R. asks for $1000 loan fund to purchase more vegetables in response to a great demand of her clients. In the future, she wants to become a wholesaler who makes more income from this kind of business.
KREDIT Ltd. 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.