Phorn is 43 years old. She is married and resides with her husband and one child in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She has been running the business of growing rubber plants to sell for more than three years, earning approximately $17 per day. Her husband and her child are employed in the rubber plantation as well. They earn about $8 per day. Phorn is requesting a loan of $500 to hire farm workers to plant rubber trees to sell. In the future, she would like to expand her business and rebuild her present house to make it more convenient for her 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.