Mrs. Sreng P., age 43, is a widow and works raising pigs, earning around $1.50 each day. She has 3 children, one who is a garment factory worker, earning around $2 each day, one who is a construction worker, and one who is a student. She would like to request a loan of $1000 in order to purchase additional pigs to increase her livestock and build a small grocery store near her home to sell foodstuffs. She is pictured with her daughter in their home.
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.