Mrs. Sokha S. is a 29-year-old married woman who lives in Angk village, Kandal province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice while her husband, Mr. Meng Kong, earns a small income as a cow middleman to support his family. To maintain her farming crops, Mrs. Sokha S. decided to ask for a loan to buy fertilizer and gasoline. This couple has four children; two are students in the local school while the other two are too young to study or work. Her husband is in the picture with her.
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.