Mrs. Ming, 44, sells fish at the local market and earns $4 per day. The photograph shows her husband, 45, who earns $3 per day as a farmer. The couple has one child who earns $100 per month working at a hotel.
Mrs Ming is requesting this loan to purchase more fish to increase her inventory at the market and thereby increase her family’s income.
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.