Mrs. Mai N., age 37, works selling fish, making about $2 per day of profit. Her husband is a carpenter building houses, making around $8 per day in revenue. Their three children are unemployed. She would like to request this loan of $800 in order to expand her inventory by adding in a large quantity of fish to meet her clients’ needs and purchase a motorcycle for her husband to go to work.
KREDIT Ltd. is one of Kiva’s most established partners in Southeast Asia. The organization empowers the economically-active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services. Beyond loans, KREDIT offers low-income clients complementary training in debt management, savings and budgeting. In addition, KREDIT partners with NGOs to offer training in primary health care, agricultural techniques and HIV/AIDS awareness.
For more information on KREDIT, please visit its partner page. If you would like to engage more with KREDIT and its borrowers, you can also join its lending team, KREDIT MFI Cambodia.