Chu C., 47, is a local farmer living with seven children, all single, in Kompong Cham Province. Her husband, Sok, 47, works as a carpenter, buying wood to make furniture such as chairs, beds, tables, windows, etc., selling them for a reasonable profit.
Since his business is a very important source of income, Chu is requesting a loan for her husband to purchase additional wood for his enterprise.
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.