Srey Mom is 40 years old. She is married and resides with three children in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in cultivating rice and fattening up pigs for more than ten years. She earns approximately 10 USD per day. Her husband is a motor taxi driver who earns about 5 USD daily. All of her children are employed. They earn about 16 USD each day. Srey Mom is requesting a loan of 1,300 USD to purchase more pigs and fodder for feeding them. By doing so, she will earn more income for her family. In the future, she would like to expand her piggery and build a fence around her house. Moreover, she wants her daughter to be a fashion designer.
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.
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