Mr. Sar S. was born in 1969, and he lives in Trapeang Sva village in Kandal province. He and his wife, Mrs. Sum Sophat, are farmers who own a plot of land on which they grow rice for the family's living. Aside from farming, Mr. Sar S. is also a construction worker, where he is able to earn a small salary to help support his family.
In order to support the family's transportation, Mr. Sar S. would like a loan to add to his savings in order to purchase a motorcycle.
This couple has five children. Two are seamstresses in the garment factory, one is construction worker, and the other two attend the local school. His wife is in the picture with him.
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.