Srey Mao, 22, is married and lives with her parents in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in cultivating cassava for more than two years, earning approximately $24 per day. Her husband helps her run the business.
Srey Mao is requesting a loan of $1,000 to pay her passport expenses. This money will help her to work in Thailand legally. In the future, she would like to build a new house to live separately from her parents.
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.