Prak, age 48, is a hardworking mother of a single daughter. Since she is a widowed woman, she has been involved in growing vegetables and raising piglets in Kampong Thom province of Cambodia. She has been in these businesses for about three years. She earns a net profit of 12,000 KHR per day on average. To help her earn income, Prak’s daughter sells cosmetic products and provides hairdressing services to her customers.
With the loan she has requested from Kiva lenders, Prak plans to buy cosmetic products and other personal products for her daughter’s store. She hopes that, through the loan help, her daughter’s business will be sustainable and become a viable source of income in the future. She thanks lenders for their support. She awaits your kindness and relies on your generosity.
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.