Che is 33 years old. She is married and resides with two children in Kampong Speu Province, Cambodia. She has been working in a garment factory for more than two years, earning approximately $4 daily. Her husband is a construction worker who makes an income of $5 per day. In addition, they are involved in rice cultivation.
In order to improve her farming process, Che is requesting a loan of $800 to purchase cattle to use for tilling their farmland. This purchase will help her reduce her farming expenses. In the future, she would like to build a toilet and send her children to a good school.
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.