Chanthy, 38 years old, is a cleaner in one university in Siemreap province. Her husband is a construction worker and motor taxi driver. Their income is $6.50 per day. They have 4 children, three are studying.
Every month Chanthy spends around $70 on expenses for her family. She would like to request a loan of $600 to buy baby pigs and crickets to feed. She wants to have a small farm for raising animal such as, pigs, chicken, and ducks. For her children, she will try to earn more money to support them to school until they finish university.
KREDIT Ltd. is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.
For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.