Pork P. is 33 years old and lives with her husband in the Takeo province. She raises animals and grows rice to earn approximately US$1 profit every day. Her husband is a house dealer and makes US$5 per day. This couple has two young children. Pork P. would like to take out a loan of US$1000 to make a new investment in order to raise her standard of living. She will use this loan to invest in a fruit stand 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.