Pech, 36, lives in Kompong Speu Province of Cambodia where she sells mixed products in a market near her village, earning about $2 per day. Her husband is a construction worker, earning as much as $5 per day. Pech would like to borrow $375 to purchase more mixed goods.
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.