Mrs. Yang K., 50, is a mother of eight children who works as a farmer, making about $2 a day of profit. To supplement the household income, her husband, Mr. Chreo Chroeun, 53, also works as a farmer and earns $2 a day of profit. This couple hopes to use this loan to purchase a plot of land to farm in order to produce more income.
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.