Mr. Pom N. is a farmer in Phnom Lontais Village in Takeo Province. His wife, Mrs. Tun Saron, is a primary teacher who does not make enough income to support the family.
Aside for these businesses, Mr. Pom N. and his wife own a rice mill in their house, and they can make an income from it. Although they have separate businesses, they are still in poor conditions.
In order to improve their living conditions, Mr. Pom N. decided to ask for a loan to buy a cow for breeding to start a new business. Mr. Pom N. is 54 years old and the father of a child who is attending school. His wife is on the left in 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.