Sarann, 60, is widowed and resides with a daughter and a son in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She is a weaver. Her daughter is a garment worker and her son is a construction worker. Due to less income, Sarann is requesting a loan of US $500 to purchase cattle to breed in order generate more income to support the family. In the future, she would like to expand her weaving business and build a new house.
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.