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.

Khom Sonika

Sonika is ten years old student in 4 grade at Takasu Espoir School in Takhong village Trean commune Kampong Siem district Kampong Cham province.

Sonika has a brother. Her parents are divorced and she lives with her mother. Her mother is a farmer who own 0.2 Hectare of farmland for transplanting rice and her farmland depend on nature raining only. Her mother can gather 5 sacks of rice’s production and quantity of one sack of rice is about 75 to 80 kilogram. After gathering rice is completely finished her mother has a small business at home. Her business is a tailor, she can earn 2 dollars to 3 dollars per one suit but it isn’t forever. Sometime she has not income.

Sonika is a student who pays attention to learn, try hard to study and she gets good rank.

In Future, she wants to be a teacher because she loves teaching young children in her village and earn more money to support her family.

Date Posted: November 2018