Soy S. is 29 years old and lives with his wife in the city of Phnom Penh. He has a business renting out musical equipment. He is able to make about US$9 each day, while his wife, pictured here, sells vegetables and makes US$12 in revenue per day. Soy S. would like to take out a loan of US$1000.He needs to purchase a generator to assist his business.
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.