Mrs. Sopheap M. is a villager from Prey Tom Nub village in Kampong Cham province. She is a farmer who owns land to cultivate both rice and vegetables. She currently faces a problem because she does not have enough money to grow cassava on her field. Therefore, she is asking for a loan to buy cassava seeds to plant on her field. She hopes to increase her income and improve the living conditions of her family.
Mrs. Sopheap M. is 40 years old and the mother of four children. Three of her children are enrolled in a local school while the youngest one is too young to work or study. Her husband, Mr. Yan Oeun, is a construction worker.
Her husband is shown in the picture with her.
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.