Mao P. is married and lives with four of her children. She is a grocery seller in Kampong Chhnang province, typically making US$ 2 each day, and she is supported by her husband who is a rice worker. This family is also supported by two children’s income of US$ 3 each day. Mao P. would like to take out a loan of US$ 1200 to purchase a motorbike so that she can use it to transport grocery products when she buys them from 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.
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.