Mrs. Ly, 37 years old, owns a small shop in the local Ornlong Veng Market where she sells many kinds of goods for people who come to buy things in the market. She typically makes around $4 profit each day to provide what her family needs. To generate extra income, her husband sells coconuts next to the market. The couple is blessed with two kids who live under their care. They are fantastic parents who have tried to send both children to attain the highest education. Mrs. Ly will be using this Kiva loan to purchase essential goods to sell. With this loan, she will make more net income to support her family.
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.