Sin is a 39-year-old married woman living with her family in Prey Chor district of Kompong Cham province. She has been working as a farmer along with her spouse for the past 22 years. This couple has given birth to five single children. They are students who are in different levels of education and in need of daily allowances.
Today, she’s asking for a loan of 700 USD from Kiva to purchase a motorcycle for a transportation business as well as for home use. She states that this purchase will enable her husband to start providing transportation service and help with their transportation needs.
In the future, she plans to purchase and own a wide farmland for the development of farming business.
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.