Prek V. is 25 years old, and her husband, Pout Kim Sour, is 26. They work from home making furniture to sell. Most of their output consists of beds and cupboards, which they accumulate and sell as sets. Their furniture is made mostly from wood and rattan.
The couple has one child, still learning in school. This family can earn an average income of $8 per day from their selling. Prek V. runs her business well from day to day because she has good communication skills with her clients, and she always gets good results in selling her items.
In order to earn additional profit, she would like to request some capital to purchase wood to make beds to sell.
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.