Sun Heng is 42 years old. She is married and resides with three children in Prey Veng Province, Cambodia. She has been selling bread and noodles for more than ten years, earning approximately $5 daily. Her husband is a rice farmer who earns about $2 each day. In order to improve her business, Sun Heng is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase utensils to use in selling noodles. In the future, she would like to expand her business and send her children to a good school. Moreover, she hopes to rebuild her present house to make it more comfortable 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.