Sam Ang is 44 years old. She is married and resides with one child in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She has been selling groceries for more than two years, earning approximately $10 daily. Her husband is a truck driver who makes an income of $7 each day.
In order to improve her family’s finances, Sam Ang requests a loan of $800 to purchase more goods for resale. This purchase will help her increase stock and generate more income for the family. In the future, she would like to expand the business and help her child earn a bachelor’s degree. Moreover, she wants to rebuild her house to make it much better.
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.