Mrs. Oeu is in three businesses: rice husbandry, pig-raising and the rice trading business, whereas her husband is a rice farmer as well as a fisherman. She has five children, three of whom live together in Pouk district, while the other two are working as laborers in a neighbor country.
With the sum of $1,000, Oeu will buy two head of buffalo for her farming project. For her future prospects, she wishes to expand her rice-selling store to attract more clients to buy her rice produce.
Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.