Mrs. Vorn Ruom, 27, is a married with one little kid and lives with her husband in Siem Reap province, Cambodia. She works raising pigs on her piece of land and usually makes about $2 each day in revenue. Her husband works as a fisherman, making three dollars each day in revenue. Mrs. Von R. would like to ask for this loan to expand her livestock by adding more pigs. This will increase her family’s income.
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.