Cheng Y. is 36 years old, pictured here with her husband and little child, and has a business raising ducks for eggs to sell in the market. Every day, her husband transports duck eggs to sell at the market. On average, this couple earns a combined income of around US$ 5 per day. Mrs. Cheng Y. is asking for a loan to purchase a trailer for her husband to transport their duck eggs; any remainder will be used to purchase feed for the ducks.
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.