Vantha, 54, is married and resides with her husband and four children in Kampong Chnang Province. Cambodia. She is a rice farmer. Her husband is a fisherman. Three of her children are employed at the garment factory. Growing rice is the main source of income that supports her family. Therefore, Vantha is requesting a loan of USD 400 to purchase rice seed and fertilizer to grow rice in the dry season. In the future, she would like to renew her house and support her children to study until they get Bachelor degrees.
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.