Mrs. Tharn S., 26, is married with two schooling children and lives with her husband in a part of Siem Reap province, Cambodia. She works selling vegetables to the people in her area, making on average around $2 each day of profit. Her husband works buying and selling wood and charcoal, making about $7 each day in revenue. Mrs. Tharn S. hopes to use this loan to purchase cows to breed for additional profits.
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.