Hoeung K. is 38 years old and lives with her sister in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. She and her sister have a business selling sugar cane juice, cages, and vegetables, and are able to make around $5 every day. Hoeung K. requests a loan to purchase a motorbike for her transportation. This will help her save money on transportation costs.
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.