Mrs. Chan S. is a villager in Khsae Tor Village in Kampong Chhnang Province. Mrs. Chan S. is 32 years old and the mother of two children who are both attending the local school. She is a farmer who earns a small revenue from cultivating rice on her little lot of land. She now wants to increase her revenue so she decided to ask for a loan to buy another piece of land to cultivate rice. Her husband, Mr. Um Siem, is a primary teacher who can make $30 per month to support the family.
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.