Eoun P., age 41, is married and resides with her children in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. She has four children. She is involved in a business selling fruit at a local market in the province, earning a gross income of US $15 per day. By doing so, she is able to cover her family's expenses, especially those of the children’s education. She has been doing this job since 2007. Her husband is a farmer, earning an income of US $1 per day. Eoun P. is requesting a loan of US $500 to purchase more mangoes for resale. This is her first loan from CREDIT, a partner of Kiva.
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.