Pegn P. is 48 years old and is married with three children, two of whom are garment factory workers. They live in Takeo province. She is a farmer who works for less than $1 USD each day, while her husband, pictured here, is a moto-taxi driver. On average, he makes $4 USD a day.
Pegn P. would like to take out a loan of $1200 USD to purchase a motorbike for her children to commute to work.
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.