Mr. Chan M., 59, has run his business for over ten years. He makes jars, and usually sells them to wholesalers who order a few days or a week in advance. He has five children, two of whom are construction worker in Thailand, and three who are married. His wife, Mrs. Chim Phet, age 61, helps in her husband's business.
Mr. M. would like to get a loan to purchase more raw materials to make jars to sell. The family reside in Banteay Meanchey Province.
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.