Mrs. Prum S., 39, is a mother of 5 children and works selling grocery products, earning around $5 in revenue each day. Her husband, who is a construction worker, also supports the family income and normally makes on average $5 a day. One child is married and lives away from home while two work as laborers and two others are students.
Mrs. S. needs this loan to purchase wood, cement, and other material to renovate her house. (Mrs. Prum S. is not available for picture, only husband)
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.