Mrs. Chheang S., 36, a widow with four children, sells oranges and mangoes in the market, normally earning $4 a day. Two of her daughters help her to sell the products and two others are students. She requests a loan of $500 from Kiva to purchase a motor bike to transport her produce to the market.
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.