Mrs.Sok is 33 years old and her husband is 58. She earns a living as a farmer and by raising ducks. Her husband earns a living by selling sugar made from palm in the busiest market in their area. Like his wife, he earns about $5 a day. Mrs.Sok is applying for a loan for $550 to buy more sugar for her husband to sell.
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.