Mrs. Hout N., age 55, has three children, and sells corn in her village. She earns about $5 a day. Her husband supplements the family’s income working as a police officer; he makes $2 a day.
Ms. N. is requesting a loan from Kiva to combine with their savings 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.