Kraim is 61 years old. She is married and resides with one child in Kandal Province, Cambodia. She has been growing mangoes for more than five years, earning approximately $8 daily. Her husband runs a business refilling gas in lighters, and he earns about $3 each day. Her child is employed in a mirror shop, and he earns about $4 daily. Kraim is requesting a loan of $1300 to purchase chemical substances to spike her mangoes two times a year. This loan will help her generate more income to support her family. In the future, she would like to expand her business.
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.