Mrs. Rem S. lives in Thom village, an area in which most people are engaged in farming. She is 35 years old and is a subsistence farmer. As for her family life, she lives with her husband, Chanthorn En; further, she is the mother of two children, one of whom is working, while the other is studying at a local school. Her husband is a motorbike taxi-driver yet he earns very little income. To improve her and her family's living conditions, Mrs. Rem S. would like to expand her crop yield, so she is hereby requesting a loan to buy more vegetable seeds to cultivate on her field.
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.