Sen S., 56, has been a farming businesswoman for a long time. She lives in Chamkar Leu district, Kompong Cham province. Since 1990, Sen S. has owned and operated her farm to cultivate rice and vegetables, from which she earns a daily income. She is a widow who currently lives with six children. Three of them are employed in a variety of jobs and other provinces while the other three are single and enrolled in school.
Sen S. would like to ask for a loan to buy cashews in bulk from her neighbor for resale and also plant vegetables on her farmland.
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.