Mrs. Mann S. is 28 years old and mother of two little children. They live in Prey Veng province, Cambodia. Mann works as a housewife looking after her little kids, while her husband works as a taxi-driver, earning about $5 each day. This loan will be potentially used for her family to purchase a used car to operate a business. Mann believes that her husband will be able to earn more if he drives their own taxi.
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.