Soksan Neary is 29 years old. She is single and resides with her brother in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She has been running a beauty salon for more than two years, earning approximately $7 per day. In order to improve her family’s finance, Soksan Neary is requesting a loan of $800 to purchase a motorbike for her brother to run a taxi service (motor taxi). This purchase would enable her brother to earn more income to support the family. In the future, she would like to expand her business in order to earn more profit to support the family.
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.