Chhin S. N., 27, is married with one young child living at home in the Kampong Cham province. She is a rice farmer, typically making US$1 a day; her husband grows vegetables. Her husband typically makes about US$2 a day. Chhin S. N. would like a loan of US$1200 to purchase a grinding mill so that she can rent this machine to the local farmers and earn additional money to help raise her family.
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.