Chheourt is 59 years old. She is a mother of two children and resides with her husband in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. For more than 20 years, Chheourt has been a farmer, earning approximately 4 USD per day. Her husband buys timber to resell and earns about 4 USD per day. Chheourt's children are employed and earn about 12 USD daily.
Chheourt is requesting a 1500 USD loan to purchase cattle to till her farmland and improve her farm. In the future, she would like to expand her business and rebuild her house to make it more convenient for her family.
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.