Mrs. Sokheng Y. is 27 years old and she lives in Trea village in Kandal Province. She is employed in a garment factory. Her husband, Mr. Nut Piny, is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice. Since they cannot support their household well, Mrs. Sokheng Y. decided to request a loan to buy a motorbike for her husband to start as a motorbike taxi driver. She hopes to increase their income and improve her family's living conditions. She has two children who are attending the local school. Her husband is shown with her 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.