Nareth is 37 years old. married, and has three children, who attend school. She lives in a rural area located in the Tbaung Khmum district of Cambodia, To make a living and take care of her children, she and her husband are farmers, which they have been doing for 17 years. They supplement their family’s income by working for others for a fee.
Nareth is requesting her first loan from VisionFund, which she will use to buy a motorbike for her family to use.
About VisionFund Cambodia
VisionFund Cambodia is a Christian organization and microfinance institution that provides small loans and other financial services to improve the lives of children, empower poor women and their families, and grow successful businesses. The organization works primarily in rural parts of Cambodia and has distinguished itself by targeting the very poor who require smaller loan sizes, regardless of religious beliefs, gender or ethnic background.
Kiva lenders’ funds will help the organization to expand into the northeastern provinces of the country, which have historically been underserved and difficult to reach with financial services.