Nheib C., 60, is married with five children living at home in the Takeo province. She grows and sells vegetables, typically making $3 (USD) each day, and her husband runs a mototaxi business. Her husband, Yem Thorn, typically makes about $2 each day. Nheib C. would like a loan of $500 to purchase a motorbike for her husband to operate a mototaxi.
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.