Ms. Sareth S., 39 and single, has lived in the village of Prk Rang in Kandal Province since she was a child. She is a garment worker earning about $2 per day in the factory located next to her village. However, Sareth would now like to start an animal husbandry business in her village and therefore is requesting a loan of $525 to purchase some pigs to begin this enterprise.
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.