In the province of Battambang, Choeun N. has been selling different kinds of vegetables at the market for years and typically generates an income of $2 per day. Choeun N. has been married for a long time and has seven children. Three of her children are married and four are single. Most of her children work at different jobs, while her husband assists her in delivering vegetables to the market.
In order to earn additional income and make the business more successful, Choeun N. is asking for a loan to increase the capital of her vegetable sales business.
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.