Meas S. is 57 years of age and a married woman. In order to fix the needs of the family, Meas S. sells a little grocery inventory out of her home. She has been experienced in this sector for eight years and is earning approximately $3 per day. To help contribute for family, her husband works as a used-goods buyer and seller. This family was married for years and they have eight children, two of whom are single and six are married. One of her children works as a firewood seller, and he always sells his product in and around his community. Most profit which he can earn, he always share responsibility with Meas S. for using the whole family. Presently, her child wants to expand his selling business by buying additional firewood for sale. Meas S. wishes is to encourage her kid so that she has decided to borrow fund from Kiva.
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.