Meng Thids is 30 years old and married to 31-year-old Oreim Sum, who helps support the family by running a motor taxi. Meng Thids is devoted to her two children, who are students in the local public school.
She earns an income by selling fruit in the local market. This couple can make a profit of approximately $13 per day to support their family. Currently, Meng T. always needs to hire a taxi when she needs transportation. To reduce the cost of transportation, she would like to borrow some funds in order to buy a used motorbike.
Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.