Mrs. Hun, age 27, works in the garment industry. She has over a year's experience in her job and has a definite salary every month. Mrs. Hun has a life partner in her husband who is a motorcycle taxi driver in their local community. Between the two of them, they provide money to support the household. They have one child.
Mrs. Hun's husband takes her to her workplace every day before providing motor taxi service. As the motorcycle is getting old and often needs to be repaired, she has requested a loan in the amount of $1,100 to be used to buy a new motorcycle.
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.