Mrs. Hoeung H. is 49 years old and runs a small grocery business in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Her husband works alongside her, and together they earn about $4/day. The couple has 3 children, 1 of whom is a teacher. The other 2 are still in school. Mrs. Hoeung H. will use this loan to buy more grocery products so her store has a larger variety of offerings.
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.