Mrs. Mom K. lives in Doem Roes village in Kandal province. She is a pig breeder. However, she faces an obstacle because she does not have enough money to build a piggery for her breeding. So she decided to ask for a loan to buy timbers and cement to build the piggery. Mrs. Mom K. is 52 years old and a widow with two children, one of whom is employed in a garment factory and the other is a construction worker.
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.