Sokea, 24 years old, is single and lives in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She has been running a hair salon for more than a year, earning approximately $6 per day. In order to improve her business, Sokea is requesting a loan of $800 to purchase more equipment to use in the shop. In the future, she would like to expand her business and 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.