K. is 42-year-old married father who currently lives in the best territory of Phnom Penh Capital, in Cambodia Country. He is a local chef. He is always hired by neighbors to cook meals for their wedding parties and their other ceremonies, while his wife works as a tailor who sews the villagers' clothes. She also shares her sewing knowledge with her trainees for a fee. The family includes five devoted children, four of whom are single and one is married.
K. would like a loan of $800 in order to purchase a piece of land in good condition for a farming business. He will rent out this land to farmers for a fee.
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.