Po S., 45, lives in Kompong Cham Province, where she has been farming for years in the village. Her husband earns a living as a carpenter. This couple has given birth to five children. Two of their children are employed: a daughter is a seamstress for a garment factory and a son works in construction. Po S. will use this loan to purchase a used motorbike in order to make her family’s transportation easier. She and her husband are pictured at their house.
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.