Mrs. Savy M. is 35 years old and lives in Tonle village in Takeo province. She is a farmer who owns a plot of land to cultivate rice. She is also a pig breeder. Since her breeding pigs business is going well, she wants to expand it by purchasing five more piglets, pig food, and a cow for breeding. She hopes to increase income and improve the family living with this loan. Mrs. Savy M. is a widow with a child who is too young to work or go to school.
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.