Song S., is 33, married, and has three children. The family lives in Kompong Cham Province in Cambodia. Her husband's Thy Torn, 33, is a motorcycle taxi driver. She is a garment worker. She currently receives a salary of $80 to $100 per month. Recently, Torn’s current motorcycle has had mechanical problems and with the frequent problems, has had a decrease in clients. They are requesting a loan to purchase a new motorcycle.
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.