Mrs. Sopheap S. lives in Preak Daung Village in Kandal Province. She is a widow with three children, two of whom are 23 and 19 and are working in a garment factory, while the remaining one is attending school. Mrs. Sopheap S. is a fruit and vegetable seller in the local village. Since her business is going well, she decided to ask for a loan to buy more fruit and vegetables from Phnom Penh, Cambodia City, to resell in the local market. She hopes to increase her income as well as improve her living conditions with this loan.
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.