Pov, 43, is married and resides with her husband and two children in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in the agricultural business for more than ten years, has an extensive experience and is successful in her career. She is involved in growing agricultural crops and fattening up animals. She earns approximately USD 12 per day. Her husband runs a taxi service. He earns about USD 50 per day. In order to improve her husband’s business, Pov is requesting a loan of USD 1500 to pay for car repayment and maintenance expenses. By doing so, her husband would be able to run his taxi service smoothly and attract more customers. In the future, she would like to purchase one more car for her son to run the taxi service as well.
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.