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.

Chreak Heas

Heas is an 18-year-old student in 11th grade at The ASIJ School # 467 donated by American School in Japan. It is located in Chub Krom Village, Svay Leu Commune, Svay Leu District, Siem Reap Province.

Heas is the fifth child in the family, with five sisters and two brothers. Her father passed away 4 years ago. Her mother is 52 years old and her house is 13 Kilometers from school. Her family has one hectare of farmland for growing rice. The rice can produce 10 sacks of rice per year and production quantity of one sack of rice is about 75 – 80 kilograms but it is still not enough for a year

Heas is a student who pays attention and tries to learn. She tries hard to study and she gets good grades. She wants to be a good teacher when she grows up because she loves teaching young children in her village and would love to earn money to support her mother.

Date posted: November 2019