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.

Chan Davy

Davy was born on 16, December 2006 in Sarsey village, Kaschin Commune, Punnhealer District, Kandal province. She is in the 7th grade at The Svay Chek Secondary School, which is located in Anlong Spean village, Svay Chek Commune, Romdoul District, Svay Rieng province.

Davy has 2 siblings and she is in First child. Her father‘s name is Mr. Chan Sabun and her mother name is Khun Sophen, both of them are farmers. The family owns one hectare of farmland, in which they can earn up to $300 a year in rice production. As this, it is not enough to support the family’s needs so Davy’s father commonly has to work as Climb the three and cut the tree for other. One day he can earn $4 or $5. This means, that even with this additional income, the parents do not have enough money to support the family and their children’s everyday needs. As a result, Davy commonly has to come late to school to help her siblings or help in the rice field and other housework.

Davy’s goal wanted to be a doctor because she wants to cure all the people in her location and she thinks that in her location is far from hospital. Moreover, She would like to support her family to live in a better life.

Date posted: June 2018