Sokhan is 45 years old, married and blessed with two children. She resides in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She has been working as a chef for more than four years, earning about $4 per day. Her husband is a security guard who earns about $4 each day. Due to the difficulty in her family’s transportation, Sokhan is requesting a loan of $1500 to purchase a motorbike for commuting. In the future, she would like to run a food store and help her children earn bachelor’s degree. Moreover, she hopes to rebuild her 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.