This is the second time Mr. Him Y. has applied for a loan to improve his business. He owns a small cart with which he transports coconuts to sell door-to-door. Since his business is doing well, Mr. Him Y. decided to ask for a loan to buy more coconuts to resell. Mr. Him Y. is 38 years old and married to Mrs. Vann Nan, who owns a small grocery store in the local village; they have no children. Previously, Mr. Him Y. had obtained a loan from AMK to start his wife's business, which he has fully paid back.
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.