Sao C., 44, is sells groceries in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. She has been a vendor since 2001 and is able to make on average US $5 of profit every day. Her husband is a motor-taxi driver and makes US $5 per day as well. Sao and her husband have three children, all of whom are in school.
Mrs. Sao C. is requesting a loan from Kiva via Credit MFI to purchase more grocery items, as currently there is a high demand from her clients.
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.