Channthy is 32 years old. She is married and resides with one child in the Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She has been working in garment factory for more than four years, earning approximately $4 daily. Her husband is a construction worker who makes an income of $4 each day.
In order to improve her family’s finances, Channthy requests a loan of $500 to purchase cattle to resell. This purchase will help her make more income for the family. In the future, she would like to purchase more cattle to breed and resell and send her child to a good school.
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.