Sos, 72, is a single parent who has been living in the Prey Chor district of Kompong Cham province. She is a good homemaker and a responsible mother of five children. One her her children is single and the other four are married and earn an income by planting crops.
Sos is requesting additional capital of $800 to purchase a motorbike so she and her family can ride to anywhere without hiring a motor taxi when they need to go out. This will reduce the cost of traveling for her family.
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.