San K. is a widower of three children who lives in the Kampong Cham province. He has a business charging batteries from his home to earn a living, and is able to make US$5 per day. The family also gets support from two children who work as a hairdresser and a tailor.
Mr. San K. is asking for a loan to purchase hairdressing tools for his daughter. (Hak Sreypuch, a daughter of Mr. San K., is pictured at home.)
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.