Yim M., 59, is married and lives with her husband and children in Bati district, Takeo province. She and her husband are grocery sellers and are able to make around US$20 everyday in revenue. This couple also has support from two of their five children who are office workers. The other three children are students. Mrs. Yim M. is asking a loan of US$500 to increase her grocery inventory.
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.