Mrs. Samai Y. is a villager in Doem Roes village in Kandal province. She is a housewife. Her husband, Mr. Chhorn Sokchea, is a hard working construction worker. He has a problem because he does not have enough construction supplies to support his work. Mrs. Samai Y. decided to request a loan to buy construction supplies for her husband’s work. She is 51 years old and a mother of four children; two of her children are employed in a garment factory and two attend the local school. Her husband is shown on the left in 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.