Mrs. Mao C. lives in Trapaing Pong Toek village in Takeo province. She is employed in a development association in the local district. She is 41 years old widow with two children, one of whom is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice and the other is attending the local school. Now Mrs. Mao C. is applying a loan to buy fertilizer, pesticides, and hire laborer to work on the rice field. She hopes to increase income and improve the family living.
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.