Sineat is 49 years old. She is widowed and resides with three children in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in the agricultural business for more than four years, has extensive experience and is successful in her career. She is involved in cultivating rice and rubber plants to sell, and earns about $16 daily. Two of her children are employed as rubber plant workers and earn about $10 each day. Sineat is requesting a loan of $1000 to pay for the expenses of hiring laborers to cultivate the rubber plants. In the future, she would like to expand her business and rebuild her house to make it more convenient for the 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.