Yon T., 28, sells fish in the local market in Siem Reap province. She is married and has four children who are still living at home. Her husband works as a farmer. She typically makes about USD $5 each day, and would like a loan to expand her husband’s cultivation. In order to increase profits, she is asking for a loan of USD $1000 to purchase land and fertilizer. (Her husband is pictured at their 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.