Mrs. Pich C. is a farmer who owns a one-hectare field to cultivate rice. Now Mrs. Pich C. wants to improve her standard of living and increase her income. Thus, she would like to ask for a loan from AMK to buy a cow for breeding. She would use the rest of the loan to buy fertilizer to support her field. Mrs. Pich C. is 53 years old and she lives in Angkunh village in Takeo province. She is a widow with three children. Two of her children are waiters in a restaurant and the other is employed in a garment factory.
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.