A widow, S. is 41 years old and a resident of Battambong Province. She has three children; all of them are students. She owns a beauty salon in her house. She has a lot of customers for her service because she is a friendly and helpful person. To help meet the family's requirements, she recently wants to increase her income. Then, S. is looking for a loan of US$ 300 to buy more beauty salon equipment for her shop.
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.