Chhun R., age 57, is married and resides with her husband and child in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She sells fish, earning approximately $5 per day. Chhun is able to cover her family expenses. She has been in business since 2001. Her husband is a farmer, earning an income of $3 per day. Chhun wants a loan to expand her business. She is requesting a loan of $800 to purchase more fish for resale. This is her first loan from CREDIT.
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.