Soun N., 41, is married and lives with her husband in Takeo province. She is a recycler, typically making US$3 of profit every day, while her husband operates a moto-taxi, earning US$2 per day. This couple has four children, two are in school, one stays at home and the other one is employed. Soun N. is asking for a loan of US$500 to purchase a motorbike for her employed child to commute to work.
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.