Tres A. is a 39 year-old businesswoman who sells different types of fresh fish. By running this business, she can generate an income of US$4 per day to cover the entire family. Her husband also earns an income, driving a motor taxi for profit. Tres A. has five kids. Two of her children are now married and live in their own houses, while the remaining three are single. Most of them are employed and contribute a bit of income to the family.
Tres A. would like a loan of $1200 in order to purchase a piece of land in good condition for a farming business.
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.