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.

To Be Selected

Sokheng is 19 years old, and she is studying in grade 11B at The ASIJ School in Chup Krom village, Svay Leu commune, Svay Leu district, Siem Reap province.

She has gotten seven siblings including her. She is a third born in the family. Her father name is Khuth Chu and he is 48 years old and her mother name is Soun Vann and she is 46 years old. They are farmers. They have own farmland for two hectares for transplanting rice. The rice can produce 25 bags of rice per year and they are not selling out, just keep for daily eating for a whole year. Her father has had to seek another job to work as the construction worker and he benefited for $5 per day in order to patch up on food but it was not regularly income. This family is so poor and the income is not enough to support the family needs.

She is study very hard and after school she always help her mother  to do housework and review the lessons from school also take care of her siblings.

She wants to be an English Teacher when she grows up. She wants to help all the kids in her village know how to speak English she also wants to earn money to support her family.

Updated: April, 2018