Sinoun Group’s story
Sinoun, 35, is a married mother and lives with three kids schoolaged children in her care. They live in the Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia. She and her husband have been working as cassava farmers for about ten years. Both of them can makes around USD7 each day.
Sinoun, first from the right in the picture is the group leader. She has requested a loan for a group of three members. She will use her portion to purchase more cassava seeds for her farming. With this loan, she sees as a good opportunity to increase her income.
In the future, she is going to buy more farmland for growing cassava, save money to build a bigger house, and support her kids to earn bachelor’s degree.
In this group: Len, Mom, Sinoun
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About KREDIT Microfinance Institution Plc.:
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.
A portion of Sinoun Group’s $1,050 loan helps a member to purchase more cassava seeds for her farm.