Phon is 34 years old, divorced, and has two children. She has been cultivating a rice crop for many years. She is hard working so that she can feed her children.
To increase her profits, Phon has decided to enter the sales business from which she can generate approximately $4 each day. She sells fresh seafood to local people in a market at Kompot province.
Phon is requesting a loan from HKL, which she will to use as a capital to buy her additional products to sell. With the increase in income, she will buy a motorcycle in order to support her sales business. She will also save some money for her children’s education and future.
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.