Mrs. Meth is 45 years old and lives in Reussey Keo commune, Phnom Penh city. She is married and has three children. Two of her children are currently in school and another daughter is working in a restaurant where she can earn a low monthly salary.
Nowadays, Meth has a business selling plates, pots and frying pans. From this business, she can earn an average profit of around US $5 per day. To improve her family members' lives, Mrs. Meth would like to borrow some funds in order to purchase plates, pots and frying pans. She said that this fund is very useful for her business. Meth hopes to generate greater profits and expand 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.