Mrs. Ry P. was born in 1970. She is a villager in Thnong Roleung village in Takeo province. She and her husband, Mr. Morn Oem, are farmers who own a small piece of land to cultivate rice to sell to support their family. She is also a secondhand clothes seller in a local market where she is able to earn a large profit to support her family. Since her business is going well, she wants to expand. So, to improve her goal, Mrs. Ry P. is applying for a loan to buy more secondhand clothes to sell. She is a mother of five children, one of whom is a construction worker, three are studying in school, and the other does home 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.