Yi L. is married and resides with her children in Takeo province, Cambodia. She has three children. She is engaged in the business of selling Cambodian traditional silk products, earning an income of USD 6.60 per day to help cover the family expenses. The family is also assisted by her husband who is a cameraman, earning an income of USD 4.30 per day. Their standard of living has improved since they have had these businesses. L. is requesting a loan of 700 USD to purchase more supplies for the camera and video business of her husband. This is her first loan from CREDIT, a partner of Kiva. L.'s husband is pictured here.
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.