Pok K. is 22 years old and lives with her husband and young child in Takeo province. She is able to make about $5 USD profit a day, selling groceries, while her husband is a professional traditional singer, typically making $3 USD per day. Pok K. is asking for a loan of $700 USD to add to her grocery inventory.
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.