Mrs. Kanha C. is a 27 year old married woman. She lives in Lieb village in Takeo province. She and her husband, Mr. Vuthea San, are farmers who own 4 hectares of land on which they cultivate rice. Mrs. Kanha C. decided to ask for a loan to buy rice seed, fertilizer, pesticide and gasoline to support her farming operation. In addition to being a farmer, Mr. Vuthea San is a construction worker and also owns an agri machine to transport soil for selling. This couple has three children; two are attending the local school, while the youngest one is too young to study or work. The couple are pictured together.
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.