Met H. is 45 years old, and lives with his wife in Battambang, Cambodia. He works as a moto-taxi driver and earns around $28 each day. His wife, pictured here, earns $5 by selling charcoal in the community. This couple lives with seven children, four of whom are students and one is a construction worker. Met H. is asking for a loan for his wife to purchase rice and charcoal for resale.
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.