Noeun is 44 years old, widowed and lives with her two children in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. For the last four years, she has earned a living by sewing clothes at home and earns approximately $8 daily. In order to improve her business, Noeun is requesting a loan for $300 to buy of the more material she needs to make clothing. Her goal is to earn more income for her family. In the future, she would like to expand her business and help her children go to college and earn a bachelor’s degree.
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.