Mrs. Sambath T. lives in Preak Thom Village in Kandal Province, where she is the 49-year-old mother of five children, one of whom is working as a construction worker while three others are attending school. The youngest one is of preschool age. Mrs. Sambath T. owns a small restaurant where she serves lunch. Since her business has improved, she wants to expand it through a loan to purchase additional ingredients to cook more delicious meals for her customers. Her husband, Mr. Chantha Saom, is a construction worker. Mrs. Sambath T. and her husband are shown in the picture.
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.