Hean, 64 years old, is a rice seller who earns $2 per day. Her husband is a worker who earns $2 per day. The couple has one child, 15 years old, who stays at home. Every month, she has to spend $40 on food, $5 on electricity, $15 on transportation and $15 on other expenses. She would like to request a loan of $1000 to buy a stock of rice to sell for a good price. She wants to support her child in studying a skill although now he does not know the skill he wants to study.
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.