Rin S., 45, is a construction worker building houses. He lives with his wife and four children in the Battambang province. He typically makes US$4 of profit a day, while his wife sells flowers and earns US$3 per day. Since Rin S. spends a lot on transportation, Rin S. is asking for a loan of US$1000 to purchase a motorbike to commute to work.
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.