Mrs. Doeun T., age 35, is a mother of four children, and stays at home to look after the children. She cooks food for her entire family. Meanwhile, her husband, Mr. Dosh Chea, 52, works in construction, building houses and earning $5 a day of profit.
Mr. Dosh Chea requests a loan from Kiva to purchase wood to install in the 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.