Sokny is 30 years old. She is a married woman who has two children in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She is a shoe repairer and her husband is a key maker. Both of them can earn approximately $10 per day. Now, she would like to apply for loan of $1,400 to purchase a key making machine and materials for repairing shoes for providing services to their clients. This loan helps her make more income for their family as well as get a better life. She hopes that she can expand her business.
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.