Sum N., 36, is married and lives with four children and her husband in the Kampong Cham, Cambodia. She and her husband together are cow dealers and make approximately US$5 each day. Her husband, Som Sokreun, also runs a motor-taxi around the market for extra profits to help support his family. Sum N. would like to take out a loan of US$500 to include with her savings to purchase more cows for sale.
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.