Pes L., 35, is married and lives with her husband and two young children in the Kampong Cham province. She and her husband are dealers who typically make US$5 every day. They purchase cows in their village and sell them at the Vietnam border. They would like to request a loan of US$1000 to purchase cows for resale.
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.