Chanthim, 30, is married and lives with her husband and four children in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She and her husband have been involved in an agricultural business for over eight years, have extensive experience and are successful in their career. They are involved in growing rice and breeding pigs. Additionally, they are distillers and run a rice mill as well. In order to improve business, Chanthim is requesting a loan of USD1000 to purchase more pigs to breed in order to generate more income to support her family. In the future, she would like to expand her business 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.