Mrs. Aom K. is a farmer in Roka Village in Kandal Province. She is a 33-year-old widow with three children who are all employed in a garment factory. Mrs. Aom K. now faces a small problem because she does not have oxen to plow her rice field. Thus, she decided to ask for a loan to add to her savings and to buy two oxen in order plow the field for cultivating.
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.