Chuong N., 33, grows and sells vegetables at the local market of the Takeo province. She typically makes about $3 of profit every day. She is married and has two children living at home to support. Her husband is a rice farmer who typically makes $1 a day.
Chuong N. would like to take out a loan of $700 that she needs to reinvest in her vegetable farm.
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.
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