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.

Chheng Dis

Chheng Dis is a 14 years-old student in 7th in The Naohiro Nishiya School in Tbaung Teuk Village, Meanrith Commune, Sandann District, and Kampong Thom Province.

Cheng Dis has three sisters and one brother. She is the fourth child in her family. Her parents are farmers and owns farming land, which they grow rice to support their living. However, the yearly harvest is not cover sufficiently to respond to their needs and support the family. Sometimes, Dis has to work hard on the rice field as labor in order to get $4.00 of profit to help the family.

Date Posted: February, 2017