Mrs. Pheap U. was born in 1975 and she now lives in Tasen village, in Kampong Cham province. She is a fruit seller in the local market. Her husband, Mr. Yun Run, is a bed maker. Since this business is going well, he wants to make a lot of beds to meet his customer's demand. Therefore, Mrs. Pheap U. decided to ask for a loan to buy more wood for her husband to make beds. She is 33 years old and the mother of a five children, one of whom helps with his father business while another one helps with her mother business. The remaining three are attending the local school. Her husband is shown on the right of the photo.
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.