Rorn is 45 years old. She is married and blessed with three children in Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She is a homemaker. Her husband is a construction worker. In addition, he is involved in cultivating cassava. He earns about $10 each day. In order to improve her family’s finances, Rorn is requesting a loan of $1200 to purchase farmland to cultivate rubber plants. By doing so, she could earn more income to support the family. In the future, she would like to expand her business and send her children to a good school. Moreover, she hopes to rebuild her present 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.