Pov is a single mother caring for four children. She was married years ago, but she divorced her husband.
Three of her children are making a profit in different jobs while the other attends the local school.
She is a sacrificing and determined woman who tries to earn hard cash to ensure her children attain the highest level. To earn a living, she sells a few fish-pastes to villagers and the neighbors in the village, Baray district.
Pov will be using a loan to buy a used motorcycle for her child to run a motor taxi service. This will allow her to gain more income and she will be able to improve her family's standard of living.
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.