Srey Pich is 38 years old. She is a mother of two children and resides with her husband in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in weaving for more than ten years, earning approximately $2 per day. Her husband is a security guard who earns about $2 per day. One of her children is employed in a garment factory and earns about $3 per day. In order to improve her business, Srey Pich is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase silk threads to use in her weaving work. This money will help her expand her business and earn more income to support the family. In the future, she would like to expand her business further and help her youngest child earn 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.