Kal is 22 years old. He is single and resides with his parents in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. He has been working in construction for more than a year, earning approximately $5 per day. To improve his transportation, Kal is requesting a loan of $800 to purchase a motorbike to use to commute to work. This purchase will help him easily get to work on time. In the future, he would like to run an additional business after he gets married.
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.