Lorb, 37, is married, and resides with her husband and four children in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. She makes creel and other types of baskets. Her husband runs a business of buying and selling cattle.
Lorb is requesting a loan of $1000 US to purchase two hectares of land to grow rice in order to generate more income. In the future, she would like to build a toilet and send her children to a good school.
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.