Chhuon S., 34, pictured here, is married and lives with his wife in Battambang province, Cambodia. He operates a moto-taxi and is able to make US$ 3 in profit per day. His wife, Chea Aun, 35, has a business selling flowers and earns US$ 2 a day as well. This couple has two school-aged children. Chhuon S. is asking for a loan to purchase a motorbike to run his own moto-taxi.
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.