Sarn M. is 28 years old and lives with her husband in Takeo province. They have one child. Sarn M. weaves silk scarves to earn a living and is able to make about $3 USD of profit a day, while her husband (pictured here) is a farmer who is able to make $2 USD per day. Sarn M. is asking for a loan of $800 USD to purchase silk to weave silk scarves to sell at the local market.
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.
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