Mr. Moa R. is a 26-year-old married man who lives in Angk village in Kandal province. He and his wife, Mrs. Sithorn Kiet, are farmers who own a plot of land to cultivate rice for a living. Mr. Moa R. decided to ask for a loan to buy fertilizer and gasoline to support his farming. Mrs. Sithorn Kiet is also a silk weaver who earns a small income to support her family. This couple has a child who is too young to study or work.
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.