Min S., 38, pictured here with her husband, is married and lives with her husband in the Batheay district, Kampong Cham province. She is a local doctor and sells medicine from her home to earn a living and is able to make $5 a day, while her husband is a rice farmer and typically makes $4 a day to help support the family. This couple together have two school-aged children. Mrs. Min S. is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase fertilisers for her husband's farm and the rest of the money will be used for additional medicines.
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.