Mrs. Sao Yim S. is a villager in Dock Por village in Kampong Chhnang province. She is a rice seller in the local village. Since this business is going well, she wants to expand it so she decided to ask for a loan to buy more rice to re-sell to her customers. Her husband, Mr. Chea Sophat, is a teacher who can make a small salary to support the family. Mrs. Sao Yim S. is 40 years old and the mother of four children who are all attending the local 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.