Mrs. Tuy R., 33, works at a nearby garment factory and earns about $4 per day in revenue. She lives with her husband, who is unemployed, and two little children in Phnom Penh city, Cambodia. Mrs. Tuy R. hopes to use this loan to purchase a motorcycle for her husband to operate a motor-taxi business, which will enable them to generate more income for their household. (Her husband is pictured with a motorcycle he intends to buy for his business).
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.