Nheb is 49 years old. She is widowed and resides with her son in Kratie Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in cultivating agricultural crops for more than five years, earning approximately $3 daily. Her son is a construction worker who earns about $5 each day.
In order to improve her business, Nheb is requesting a loan of $1250 to purchase fertilizer to use for farming. In addition, a part of this money is used for hiring farm workers. In the future, she would like to expand her business and build a new house.
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.