Sengly is 32 years old and married with two school-aged children. She lives with her husband in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She and her husband have been working in rubber plantations for over three years, earning approximately 6 USD per day.
Sengly is requesting a loan of 1,000 USD to purchase black pepper seeds and other materials to cultivate black peppers to generate extra income to support the family. In the future, she would like to renovate her present house to make it bigger and stronger to provide a better living condition for her family, and help her children get bachelors 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.
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