Yait is 44 years old. He is married and resides with four children in Siem Reap Province, Cambodia. He is a doctor who earns about $30 per day. His wife runs the business of breeding pigs. She earns about $4 per day. In order to improve his career, Yait is requesting a loan of $1000 to purchase medicine to use for treating villagers. By doing so, he would earn more income to support the family. In the future, he would like to expand his business and help his children earn bachelor’s degrees. Moreover, he hopes to build a new house as soon as possible.
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.