Noy N., 51, is married and resides with her husband and six children in Sa ang District, Cambodia, an area known for sugarcane plantations. She is a housewife. Her husband carves wood into sculptures for sale, earning an income of USD 10 per day to help cover the family'S expenses. N. is requesting a loan of USD 1200 to purchase more wood for her husband, to expand his business. In the future, she would like to use aN. additional profit to send the children to a good school. This is her first loan from CREDIT, a long-standing Kiva partner in Cambodia. Noy's husband is pictured here.
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.