Tung S. is 54 years old, married, and the mother of five children: two are still single and attending school and the other two are married and are employed as grocery sellers. Tung S. and her husband cultivate rice and vegetable crops and she is also a tailor. Tun S. will use the loan money to buy farming supplies and the rest to repair her plowing machine.
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.