Mrs. Sokong N. was born in 1973 and she now lives in Svay Phluos village, Kampong Speu province, Cambodia. She is a garment factory worker who earns a small salary to support the family. Her husband, Mr. Hun Puy, is a farmer. Although they work hard in different occupations, they still live in an old house in poor condition. In order to improve their living conditions, Mrs. Sokong N. decided to ask for a loan to add to her savings to build a new house for her family. Mrs. Sokong N. has three children who are all attending the local school. Her husband is 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.