Mrs. Touch D. lives in Kok village, in Kampong Chhnang province. She is a farmer, who earns a small revenue from a tiny piece of land where she cultivates rice. She now wants to expand her rice growing revenue and has decided to ask for a loan, which along with her savings will buy a additional plot of land to grow rice. Her husband, Mr. Nai Thol, helps her with the rice planting Mrs. Touch D. is 50 years old and the mother of five children; one is 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.