Samphors is 25 years old. She is married and lives with one child in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She and her husband have been working in a garment factory for more than three years, earning approximately $7 daily. In order to improve her family’s finances, Samphors is requesting a loan of $800 to purchase pigs to breed and resell after they gain weight. By doing so, she would earn additional income to support the family financially . In the future, she would like to expand her business and send her child to a good school. Moreover, she plans to build a new house as soon as possible.
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.