Chhoun S., 59, is married and lives with her husband in the Kampong Cham province. Selling Khmer noodles, she makes $6 each day, and her husband works construction making $3 each day. Chhoun S. is asking for a loan of $1000 to raise ducks for their eggs. She sees this purchase a good investment to expand her business and she is confident it will increase her income.
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.