Mrs. Phat K., age 45, lives in Chheal Phlouh village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice for a living. Her husband, Mr. Suy Meas, breeds ducks for their eggs.
In order to support her farm and her husband's duck breeding endeavors, Mrs. Phat K. has decided to ask for a loan in order to buy duck food and to buy fertilizer to support her farming crop.
This couple has three children: one is a seamstress in a garment factory and the younger two are students in the local school.
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.