Chan T., pictured here with her husband, is thirty-four years old. They have three children and reside in Kampong Cham province. She works in a grocery store, making around $10 in revenue per day, while her husband is a police officer who makes $3 every day. Two of their children are in school and one operates a coffee shop. To bring more money into the family, Mrs. Chan T. would like to take out a loan to reinvest in her son’s coffee shop.
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.