Korn S. (not shown), 43, is married with three children and lives with her husband in the Kampong Chhnang province. She is a good housewife and cooks food for her family. Her husband, pictured here, is a mechanic who makes $13 profit every day. Two of their children are students and one is a photographer. Korn would like to take out a loan of $700 to purchase a motorbike for her son for commuting to work.
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.