Sou S. is 34 years old and lives in Kampong Cham, Cambodia. He is a single person who lives with his parents. Sou grows vegetables and operates a moto-taxi business to earn a living. He is able to make a combined profit of around USD $5 per day. Sou is asking for a loan to purchase a water pump to irrigate his farm.
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.