Mrs. Long Y. lives in Kompong Tom Province and earns a low income. She and her husband have been working together in a rice-planting business since 2002. They have four children, three of whom are working. They are good parents who always try their best to earn money to feed and educate their children.
To increase their daily income, Long Y. and her husband pick ripe fruits to sell at the busy market. Now Long Y. is applying for a Kiva loan as capital to purchase additional fruits to sell.
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.