Ban R., 49, is married and lives in the Prey Veng province with her husband. She works in a grocery store, making around US$5 per day, while her husband is a mechanic and earns US$3 per day. This couple has four children, two of whom are garment factory workers and two who are in school. Ban R. would like to request a loan to expand her grocery store by adding more products to meet her clients' demands.
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.