O. Samnang, 49, is a widow living in Takeo province with her three children. She sells sugarcane juice, making US$8 in revenue a day and is supported by her children who are in the garment factories.
O. Samnang is asking for a loan of US$500 to grow vegetables to sell at the market.
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.