Mrs. Chhovon C. is 37 and a subsistence farmer in Trapang Mates Village in Kampong Chhnang Province. Previously, Mrs. Chhovon C. obtained a loan from Prassac Co., Ltd to buy part of a rice field. Now, her plantation business needs a draft animal. Mrs. Chhovon C. is requesting a loan to buy a second cow to plow her rice field more efficiently. Her husband, Mr. Sam At Im, is a farmer. They have five children, three of whom are attending a local school while the two others are too young to work or enroll in 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.