Mrs. Hang and her husband work hard to improve their family’s standard of living and to support the education of their two children. She is a clothes sewer near her house, and earns about $5 per day. Her husband is an official in a Cambodian ministry and makes $3 per day. They request a loan of $1,000 to purchase a new motorbike for supporting on her business.
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.