Chhan K., 34, is a true entrepreneur who has a business selling fish at the market. She typically makes about $5 US a day. She has a little child living at home to support. Her husband has been a horse cart driver since 2006 and is able to make $5 US per day as well. Chhan K. is asking for a loan to purchase more fish to sell at the market. This will allow her to make more money to support her family.
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.