Mr. N. is a 42 year old rice farmer. He also climbs palm trees to gather and sell palm juice and sugar. He started this business in 1990 and earns around $4 per day. He is married to Mrs. Synoeun and they do not yet have children. His wife raises poultry and cattle as another sources of income for the family. They work hard to earn their income and save much of it for future plans. Mr. N. would like to ask for a loan to purchase two buffaloes to breed for profit.
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.