Mrs. Thoeurn S. is a 49-year-old widow with two children, one of whom is a pig breeder while the other transports firewood to sell door-to-door. Mrs. Thoeurn S. is a farmer in Kraing Sromor Village in Kampong Chhnang Province. Her rice revenue now is very small because she owns a small rice field; thus, Mrs. Thoeurn S. requests a loan to buy more land in order to expand her rice production.
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.