Yann H., 37, lives with his wife and four children in Kampong Cham, Cambodia. To raise the family, he works as a worker, breaking rock. On average, he makes about US$6 each day. His wife, Sorn Sout, 39, is a farmer who has grown yams since 2005 to earn a living and is able to make US$5 per day to support the family. Mr. Yann H. would like to take out a loan of US$1000 to purchase yams in bulk for sale. He and his wife will slice and then dry them under the sunshine. (Husband is pictured)
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.