Mrs. Yik U. lives in Trapaing Snaur village in Takeo province. She is a grocer and owns a small grocery store. Her husband, Mr. Pen Pang, is a farmer who owns a piece of land and cultivates rice. Mrs. Yik U. is applying for a loan to buy a cow for breeding to earn more income. She is 48 years old and the mother of two children;one is employed in a garment factory and the other is attending the local school. She and her husband are shown in the picture.
Angkor Microfinance Kampuchea (AMK) is a leading microfinance institution in Cambodia with a wide reach of operations. AMK works with over 6,000 villages and serves clients in every Cambodian province. With an average loan size of US$115, AMK’s focus is to provide credit and savings products to the very poor in rural areas. For more information, please visit AMK's website.