Mrs. Lav L. is a 62-year-old villager in Tonle village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice, and she also raises chickens to support her family. She is a widow with a child who is employed at a garment factory.
Her family has a problem because the garment factory is too far from their home. Thus, Mrs. Lav L. decided to ask a loan to buy a new motorbike for transportation to the 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.