Chhoeurn is a farmer living in Prey Chor district, Kompong Cham province. She is married with four children who are currently attending local schools with different levels.
Farming rice is what she is doing at the moment alongside her spouse to generate the main source of the family’s income. Thanks to their business, they can afford to send all their to school and provide the family with basic necessities. Their children also help them in the business when they are free from school.
With the requested loan, Chhoeurn plans to purchase farm supplies such as fertilizers and pesticides, which will ensure a good growth of her rice crop and secure it from the challenge of insects. She believes that through the help of the loan and her sacrifices, her rice farming business will gradually improve and she will enjoy a fruitful harvest in this coming season.
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.