S. is 56 years old and is a resident of Kampong Chhnang province in Cambodia. S. sells a few grocery items in front of her home where she is able to earn about $3 per day.
S. was married but her husband died of senility years ago. She has five children: three are married and two are single and are in the garment industry.
S. is looking for a loan in order to purchase more stock for her store. She intends to use some of the loan to buy different kinds of fruit to sell for extra profit.
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.