In Siem Reap province, Heng P. is a good man who has a strong determination to conduct his business. Now, Heng P. is a boat ferry deliverer, using this boat to pick up passengers and tourists who wish to cross a river. He earns approximately $4 each day for doing this. Besides the boat-delivering business, he also helps his wife with a home business selling and renting CDs, VCDs, and other media players. Almost all of their customers are people who live near their house.
Heng P. would like to ask for this loan for his wife to purchase extra media players, music discs and other equipment that will help his wife’s business attract more valued customers and earn extra income.
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.