Bit K. is a 27 year old who sells fish in a busy market to earn a living and is able to make about $6 per day. Her husband, pictured here, is a fisherman and always gives his catch to his wife to sell to the market. This couple together has two young children. Mrs. Bit K. is asking for a loan to purchase more fish for sale.
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.