Sophy P. is 27 years old and the mother of two children. Her husband (located right in the picture), Kong Vanny, is a traditional healer who makes a small income to support the family. Sophy is a villager in the Ta Saom Village in Takeo Province. She is a farmer and a cow breeder. Since the cow breeding business is going well, she would like to expand it, and is asking for a loan to buy one more cow for breeding.
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.