Mrs. Sambou K. is a villager in Ou Sngoeun village in Takeo Province. She and her husband, Mr. Kann Samoeurn, are farmers who own a piece of land where they cultivate rice. T In order to improve their living conditions, Mrs. Sambou K. is requesting a loan to buy four piglets and pig food to start a pig-breeding business. She is 47 years old and the mother of eight children, two of whom are employed in a garment factory while the others are attending the local school.
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.