Kang P. is a local rice farmer in the Prey Chor district. She is a good mother of 7 children, 5 of whom are single, while the other 2 are married and have moved to another house.
From farming, Kang P. makes approximately 1.50 USD profit a day to use for family expenses. To generate additional income, her husband works as a horse cart deliverer next to his house and earns around 2 USD each day. They also have three employed children who are working in different careers in order to share their salary with them.
Kang P. would like to ask for loan to buy a few small cows to breed and sell. Kang P. believes she can earn extra income through this Kiva loan.
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.