This is the second time Mrs. Kin C. has asked for a loan to improve her business. She lives in Pai Village in Takeo Province.
She is a silk weaver and her husband, Mr. Yem Soeurnm, is a chicken breeder. Since Mrs. Kin C.'s business is going well, she wants to expand her business, so she decided to ask for a loan to buy 20 more kilograms of silk for weaving.
She hopes she can sell at a better price in order to support her family. Mrs. Kin C. is 36 years old and the mother of five children, one helps in her business while the others are attending school. Her husband and the youngest child are shown on the right of 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.