Mang T. is 26 years old and lives with her husband in the Kampong Cham province, Cambodia. She stays at home looking her after children and raising pigs to make a living, and is able to earn about $8 in revenue every day. Her husband makes $10 a day working as a taxi driver. This couple has three children and one of them is in school. Mang T. is asking for a loan to purchase rice to resell when the price is high.
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.