Mrs. Sam Art N. is villager in Trapaing Chhouk village in Takeo province. She is a vegetable seller in the local market. Her husband, Mr. Yorng Kimly, is a farmer who owns a piece of land to cultivate rice. He now wants to help his wife’s business by expanding it. Now Mrs. Sam Art N. decided to ask for a loan to add her saving to buy a motorbike to transport the vegetables to sell at the market. This couple has three children, one of whom is employed in a garment factory while another is attending the local school and the youngest one is too young to work or study. Her husband is shown on the left of 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.