Un is a resident from Baray district, Kompong Tom province. Cultivating crops and selling fresh fish are the main businesses and main source of her family’s income. She grows rice, bean and potatoes for sale on her farmland. And she can make a good income each harvesting season.
Also, Un transports fish she buys from local fishermen to sells in a market for additional income. She is very busy with her daily business activities. However, she can satisfy her living needs and support her children’s education. She is now 40 years old and has three single children, three of whom are secondary school level students.
At the present time, she is taking out a loan of KHR 1,000,000 to invest in her farming business. She will purchase rice and bean seeds, fertilizers, and pay for operating expenses. Through her effort and the help of the loan, Un hopes that she will obtain a fruitful harvest and make a good income for the family.
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.