Mrs. Sok N., age 42, is married with four children and lives with her husband in Bathambong Province, Cambodia. She works selling a variety of grocery products to the people in her community, and typically makes around $5 of income each day. Her husband is self-employed as a construction foreman and earns about $6/day for his household.
Mrs. Sok N. started her grocery business in 2005 and she has a lot of customers. She is asking for a loan to purchase more groceries to meet her growing customer demands.
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.