Liv Y., 52, has a business selling fish and a variety of vegetables in the market since 2001. She is able to make US$3 per day. She is a widow who lives with three children, one of whom is a garment worker and two sons who are farmers growing sugar cane and rice. She would like a loan from Kiva to increase the supply of fish and vegetables that she sells in the market.
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.