Mrs. Savet O. and her husband, Mr. Tharn ChhO., are farmers who own a plot of land to cultivate plants. They are also grocers and own a food stand for selling food in their village. Mrs. Savet O. is a 36-year-old married woman who lives in Phnum Lonteah village, Takeo province. The couple has one child who is 10 years old and is currently in school.
Mrs. Savet O. is now requesting a loan of 2,000,000 riels from AMK to buy more ingredients to enlarge her business. With the help of loans from AMK, she has been able to increase her family's income and improve their standard of living with her business activities.
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.