Sim S., 51, is married and lives with one of her children in Kampong Chhnang province. She makes a living selling vegetables in a local market, and typically makes $5 a day. Her husband works as a taxi driver and also earns about $5 each day. Sim S. has applied for a loan of $100 to fix a leaky roof and finish construction of her house.
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.