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.

Chheav Chan

Chheav Channa is a 10 years old student in grade 4 at the Wahrenbrock Family School, #235,
located in Chong Angkar village, Pech Sar commune, Koh Andet district, Takeo province.
There are three members in her family. She has one sister and has no brother. Her parents were
divorced since she was 1 year. Her father has a new wife. Nowadays her mother is taking care of
her and her sisters. Her mother goes to work in the Phnom Penh city as a cleaner in a restaurant.
She sends little money home. Nowadays, Channa lives with aunt and uncle and Channa always
help her aunt uncle’s works. She does not go to school regularly because her aunt and uncle
asked her to work for money for food and rice.
Date Posted: December 2017