Chenda, 27, is married and resides with her mother, her husband and one child in Prey Veng Province, Cambodia. She has been selling charcoal for over two years and is successful in her career. Her husband is a motor taxi driver. In order to increase her family income, Chenda is requesting a loan of USD 800 to purchase more charcoal to sell in order to get extra profit to support the family. In the future, she would like to expand her business, renew her house, and support her child to study for a Bachelor's degree.
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.