Kim Ang is 33 years old. She is married and resides with her husband and a brother in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She is a homemaker. Her husband is an arc welder who earns about $10 per day.
Kim Ang is requesting a loan of $1,000 to purchase construction tools for her brother to run the business as a construction foreman. By doing so, her brother would generate more income to support the family.
In the future, she would like to expand the business and build a fence around her 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.