Mrs. Tim S. E. is a 50-year-old mother of three children and lives with her husband in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. She and her husband work on a farmland growing a variety of vegetable s-- earning around $3.20 each day. Two of her children work at a garment factory, together earning around $150 each month and the rest of them work as grocers in another city. This loan is primarily to be used to purchase more seeds for their farm but also to buy more grocery items for one of her children to expand her inventory.
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.