Mrs. Chanda S. was born in 1982. She lives in Ta Ou Khang Cheung village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land which she uses to cultivate rice. Her husband, Mr. Bros Sem (pictured on the left), is a cow middleman. Since her husband’s business is going well, she wants to expand it. Therefore, she decided to request a loan to buy two cows for resale. Mrs. Chanda S. supports two children: her older child is enrolled in a local public school, and her youngest is two years old.
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.