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.

Kha Sreypov

Sreypov is 15 years old, student in 9th grade at the Dahlia Sam School in Roung Mashin village, Tasal commune, O’ral district, Kampong Speu province.

Sreypov has two sisters and four brothers. She is the seventh child in the family. She lives with her mother after she divorced with her father in 2016. Her mother owned 1 hectare of farmland for agriculture. Her mother can gathers 15 to 20 sacks of rice production per year. One of her brother is working in the provincial town and he always sends some money to help support the family every month. Her mother can earn about 4,500 to 5,000 riels per day from the nearby home labor works to fulfill the daily need of the family.

In her free time, Sreypov likes to read books, helps her mother’s housework and her mother filed work. She gets 500 to 1,000 riels for school day.

In the future, Sreypov wants to be a hotel staff because she loves to work with hospitality jobs. She likes this kind of job and she hopes to earn money to support family.

 

November 2018