Mrs. Hach L. is a villager in Ang Thnout Koeut village in Takeo Province, Cambodia. She is 35 years old and the mother of three children, two of whom attend the local school while the youngest is two years old. Mrs. Hach L. cultivates rice to earn a living. Her husband, Mr. Dos Sovan, is a barber. Even though they have different businesses, they still do not have enough money to support their family. Thus, Mrs. Hach L. decided to request a loan to buy a cow to start a breeding cow business. She hopes to increase their income and improve their living conditions with this loan.
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.