Yun S., 26, is married and lives with her husband in Kampong Cham, Cambodia. She runs a grocery store, and typically makes about US$ 2 every day, while her husband, Mex Chongheng, 34, pictured here, is a professional tailor. He earns on average about US$ 2 a day. This couple has two children, one of whom is a student. Yun S. is asking for a loan to add her grocery’s 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.