Khorn is 60 years old. She is married and resides with two children in Kampong Speu Province, Cambodia. She has been involved in agriculture for more than ten years, has extensive experience and is successful in her career. She is involved in growing rice and other agricultural crops. Approximately, she makes an income of $8 daily. Her husband helps her run the business. One of her children is employed as a garment worker who earns about $4 each day. Khorn requests a loan of $800 to purchase fertilizer and corn and gourd seeds to cultivate. This loan will help her increase her family's income. In the future, she would like to expand her farming business and help her children attend university. Moreover, she wants to build a kitchen and bathroom to provide a hygienic living condition 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.