Khoeurn is a rice farmer who lives in Prey Chor district with his four single children while another one is living away. He is 52 years old and a widower. In fact, Khoeurn is a father of seven children, but unfortunately only five children are till alive. Being a hard-working father, Khoeurn works tirelessly at his rice field to make his main income for bringing up and educating his four school-aged children. He has been in this occupation for almost 30 years and gets help from some of his children.
Khoeurn used his previous loan from Kiva lenders to rebuild his house for his family members. Now he is asking for another loan for the purpose of purchasing a motorcycle for home use. Khoeurn hopes that he can satisfy the needs of his family and improve his living conditions gradually through loans of generosity. He is very thankful and promises to pay it pack punctually as scheduled.
Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.