Mrs. Kin K., 26, buys rice and sells it for profit, earning around $5 per day. She is married to Mr. Kol Kung, 33, who has business of providing rechargeable battery services, earning around $3 per day. She has three children, all of whom are small. The family lives in Kroyea Commune, Kampong Thom Province. To expand their business for another source income, Kin needs a loan of 3000000 Riel to purchase a motorcycle washing machine to use for business.
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.