Pech is 51 years old and is responsible for five children, four of whom are employed in various jobs in Phnom Penh city. Each month they always share part of their incomes to help the family. Pech’s main business activities focus on agriculture, including crops and livestock husbandry. Most work at the rice field is managed as well by him. Therefore, Pech can take time to raise livestock at home.
Due to the lack a family-owned family, Pech’s family is experiencing difficulties in living. To deal with the problem, Pech now would like to have these funds to purchase a motorcycle for home use. In future, Pech anticipates renovating his house because it’s a bit old and is in need of repair.
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.