Srey Mom is 47 years old. She is married and blessed with three children in Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in rice cultivation and animal fattening for more than twenty years, earning approximately $2 per day. Her husband is a farm worker who earns about $2 per day. One of her children is a garment worker who earns about $4 per day. In order to improve her farming work, Srey is requesting a loan of $750 to purchase cattle to use for tilling her farmland. In the future, she would like to expand her business and help her children earn bachelor’s degrees.
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.