Mrs. Korn K. S., age 27, works with her husband raising pigs and making medicinal rice wine. Together, they earn about $5 each day. They live with their young child, niece, and nephew in Siem Reap province in Cambodia.
She requests a loan of $400 in order to purchase more rice to produce wine, and to buy pig feed to supplement her livestock.
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.