Troeng is a businesswoman who sells many different wares in the Toul Krang High School, Kompong Chhnang province. She has been running this business since 2006, making a profit of, on average, $3 a day. Most of her items are study materials, souvenir goods, soft drinks, and other essential products.
To share responsibility, her husband works as a motor taxi driver. They have four single children, two of whom are working. The other two are studying and depend on her care and her income. In order to increase her daily income, Troeng would like to request a loan to purchase additional goods for resale.
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.