Mrs. Samban E. was born in 1968 and now lives in Ro Lous village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice to earn a living. She needs some money to buy fertilizer and to plow the rice field. Her husband, Mr. Khuon Sokhum, is a construction worker. This couple has four children; one is employed in a garment factory and the others are enrolled in the local school. Her husband is presented on the left of the photo.
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.