Eav is 50 years of age and is married with two children: one single child and one married child. She is a proud farmer who always works hard in the rice field to provide the family with income. She has been in this occupation for in the past 30 years. Eav is eager to uplift her family out of poverty and attain a better quality of life. Most of her income goes to food, commodities' costs, and allowances for her youngest child.
Now he has applied for a loan of $500 USD to purchase fertilizers, pesticides and some types of vegetables seeds for growing. She hopes to yield better crops through her purchased inputs for the improvement of her business.
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.