Douy L., age 39, is married and lives with her husband in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. She has been growing cucumbers and selling them in the market since 1985. On average, she makes around $1 of profit each day. Her husband Duong Dam, age 43, earns a living as a rice farmer and is able to earn about $2 each day. This couple has four children together.
Mrs. Douy L. would like to loan from Kiva to raise ducks for extra profit.
CREDIT MFI is an independent Cambodian faith-based organization. It aims to empower the economically active poor and small entrepreneurs by providing inclusive financial services.
KREDIT Ltd. 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.