Mr. Chok T. is 42 years old and lives in Anlongsamnor Commune of Siem Reap Province. He has four children, all of whom attend school.
Chok makes a living as a fisherman; he therefore depends on the fish around Tunle Sap Lake and earns approximately 15,400 riel each day.
Chok's wife, Mrs. Hach Dong, 41, is a farmer specializing in rice crops. Chok is requesting a loan to purchase more rice seeds as well as more fishing tools, such as a net and trap.
Chok and Hach are pictured.
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.