A resident of Kompong Cham Province, Cambodia, Mrs. Mok T. earns a living growing mushrooms and raising pigs with her husband, earning around $5 per day. The couple currently resides with their two children, both of whom are single, one a local building worker who helps with the family's expenses.
Mok needs to expand her investments and is therefore asking for a loan to buy four piglets to raise and more seeds for mushroom growing.
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.