Mrs. Sarat L., a resident of Prey Chuor village in Takeo Province, is a basket seller in the local market. She is a 49-year-old widow with six children, three of whom are workers in differing positions, while another is a driver and the others are enrolled in the local school. She is requesting a loan to buy a motorbike both for family use and for her child to operate as a motorbike taxi to earn income.
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.