From Reussey Keo commune of Phnom Penh City, Mrs. Kang is a married woman and has 4 children, all of them are single and still depend on her income.
Mrs. Kang has been in the business of raising hogs for over 5 years. She earns 2 USD by raising hogs. Her husband is a sugarcane juicer in the marketplace. He uses a cart that connects with his old motorbike and makes a profit of about 10 USD each day.
Mrs. Kang would like to request some funds from Kiva to build a cage for breeding her hogs and to buy additional feeds for fattening her hogs. With the rest, she will buy a new cart for her husband. Mrs. Kang dreams of having a new house that is larger than her present one.
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.