A loan of $1,100 helped construction of a hall for a rice-grinding machine.

Oeurn's story

Mr. Oeurn S., 35, is married and has four children. He earns money operating a machine for rice grinding to produce rice meal. S. earns about US$4.50. His wife, Teav Saran, is 31 years old and earns income raising pigs and making and selling rice wine. She has been involved in this business for ten years now and earns around US$2.60 per day. The family lives in the Porysmach Village, Siem Reap Province. S. currently wants to expand his rice-grinding business and is therefore asking for a loan of US$1,100 to be able to build a hall for the grinding machine. The photo pictures Mr. S. and his wife.

About Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL):

Hattha Kaksekar Limited (HKL) is one of Cambodia's largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs). It is committed to helping its clients achieve their business goals by providing sound financial services, and thereby hopes to contribute to the social and economic development of Cambodia. HKL specifically targets women and poor families in order to help them achieve increased financial security and quality of life, by offering various credit programs and encouraging savings. In accordance with its mission and its commitment to operational and financial sustainability, HKL contributes part of its net profits every year to support social development in education and healthcare.

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