Mr. At S. is a carpenter. He buys wood and makes tables, chairs, doors, and windows to sell. He has been in this business for ten years and makes about $5 per day. He lives with two children in Pealnhek Village, Pursat Province, Cambodia. All of his children are in school.
To expand his business and increase his family’s income, he now asks for a loan to purchase more wood.
Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.