Pov, fifty-one, is married and resides with her husband and two children in Prey Veng Province, Cambodia. She is an ice cream vendor. Her husband is a rice farmer. Her children are garment workers.
Pov is requesting a loan of USD 500 to purchase a motorbike to carry her ice cream to sell. In the future, she would like to run a food store at home and renew her house.
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.