Phnom Penh is the city of Cambodia which has many kinds of jobs for people looking for work. Mrs. Heng often thinks about how to make a profit for her family to feed and send her children to school and live a suitable lifestyle. She works as a vermicelli noodle seller at the market and around her community. She earns about $4 per day. To make more money, Mrs. Heng wishes to borrow loan in the amount of $1,000 in order to purchase a motorbike to transport vermicelli in time to her customers.
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.