Mrs. Thileung B. is 32 years old and a villager who lives in Kbal Chrouy village in Kandal province. She and her husband are fishermen who can earn a small income to support their family. With this business, they do not have enough money to support their family. Thus, Mrs. Thileung B. decided to ask for a loan to buy fishnets for fishing. With this loan, she hopes to increase her income to improve the family's living conditions. This couple has two children who attend the local school. Her husband is on the right in the 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.