Mrs. Sor S., age 26, lives with her husband and works as a housekeeper at the Hotel Angkor with a salary of $90 a month. Her husband is a car mechanic. Normally he earns around $3 a day. They have no children but they live with two younger brothers. This couple would like to borrow from Kiva to purchase wood to repair their house.
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.