Mrs. Mok P., 31, has two children and sells food products for a living along with her husband. After cooking the foods, they sell their products in the market and earn approximately six dollars a day. To supplement the household income, they also rent rooms to local workers making, on average, about four dollars a day.
She would like to request a loan of $1000 from Kiva to purchase wood to repair her house and increase her rental income.
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.