Girls Be Ambitious

A program that enables girls who are unable to go to school due conditions of poverty to attend one of our rural schools and receive an education instead of having to work in the fields, do chores at home or take care of siblings.

Beour Sonann

Sonann is a 9-years-old student in 3rd grade at The Cambodia Hope Schoolin Melum village, Melum commune, Boribo district, Kompong Chhnang province.

Sonann has three siblings. Her parents are farmers. Her parents are farmers and they own about 500 m2 of farmland. Because of limitation of irrigation system, they can grow rice only once a year and the yield is about 800 kg/hectare. In order to assure three meals per day for family, nowadays her father works as construction worker. While her parents are busy to earn money, Sovann has to respond to do housework.

Date Posted: June, 2016