Sok A., 47, is married with seven children. She resides with her husband and children in Sa Ang, Cambodia. To make a living, she raises pigs for sale, earning A. income of $8 per day in revenue. Her husband is also involved in the agriculture sector, growing rice and fruit trees and earning A. income of $4 per day. This couple is asking for a loA. of $800 to purchase feed so that the pigs grow efficiently. Sok A. hopes that her standard of living will be improved when her plA. of investment in her pigs is successful.
KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc., 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.