Leub P., 48, is a widow who resides in Battambang province, Cambodia. She makes and sells rice cake. She walks with her cake and sells it from house-to-house to earn a living and is able to make US$ 4 per day. She is also supported by four of her children who work as local doctors, a garment worker and a goldsmith. Mrs. Leub P. is asking for a loan to purchase medicines for her two children who work as local doctors to sell.
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.