Pong P. is 29, and is married with three children who all attend school. They live in Leangdaiy Commune, in the Siem Reap Province. Pong's wife is a dessert seller in the village. Pong drives a motorcycle taxi with a trailer everyday to transport passengers and goods. Because his trailer is old, Pong seeks a loan of US$350 to replace his old one. The loan will be expanding his daily revenue and daily output.
Hattha Kaksekar Limited is one of the largest and most successful microfinance institutions (MFIs) in Cambodia. The organization provides microfinance services to the poor, particularly women, in urban and rural areas. Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to expand the outreach of HKL’s financial services to a greater number of clients in rural areas of Cambodia.