Mrs. Khin R., 41, is wedding decorator; she decorates customers' houses for wedding parties, ceremonies, and other special festival. She is married to Mr. Yeang Ros, 38, who raises pigs in their home. They have no children. The couple lives in Kompong Tom Province.
Khin works hard to satisfy her customers. She decided to ask a loan of 2,800,000 riel ($700) to purchase decorator materials. The loan will help this modern business.
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.