Mrs. Channa N. is a married and has four children, all of whom attend a local public school. They also spend time working on the family's farm. She was born in 1974 and lives in Damnak Reachea village, which is located in Takeo province. She and her husband, Mr. Bunthoeun Sor, own a three-hectare plot of land where they grow rice and vegetables, which they make a living by selling. Mr. Bunthoeun Sor also works in construction. The family has a problem because their farm has a lot of insects. To increase her production of rice, Mrs. Channa N. is applying for a loan to buy pesticide. She will also use a portion of this loan to hire workers to help her to do her farming.
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.