Meakra is 30-years-old. He is a married father of two children in Takeo Province, Cambodia. He is a construction worker and his wife who is with him in the photo is a garment factory laborer. Both of them can earn approximately $11 per day. Now, he would like to apply for a loan of $1,000 in order to purchase cows to breed and to renovate his house. In the future, he hopes that he can build a gate and their children can get bachelor degrees.
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.