Mrs. Vong Chouy is a villager in the Toul Kandal Choerng Village in the Kampong Cham Province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice. Her husband, Mr. Horn Sinan, is a construction worker. He has a problem because he does not have enough money to buy construction supplies to support his work. Thus, Mrs. Vong Chouy decided to ask for a loan to buy those supplies for her husband's career. She is 29 years old and the mother of three children, one of whom is attending the local school while the others are too young to work or study. Her husband is presented 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.