Mrs. Chup P., 22, is a young woman and the mother of a young child who is not enrolled in school. To earn a living, she owns a small store inside a market, which is a good location to raise income. In her shop, she sells different kinds of items such as soft drinks, sweets, plastic goods, and cooking ingredients. To help be responsible for their family, her husband is an internal staff member of an entertainment club. Chup P. currently is selling well because she is skilled at communicating with the public. To meet the needs of her family, she is applying for a loan to use as capital to accumulate a bigger quantity of various inventory items to sell.
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.