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.

Yong Thona

Thona is a 9-years-old student in 5th grade at The Cambodia Hope Schoolin Melum village, Melum commune, Boribo district, Kompong Chhnang province.

Thona has two siblings. Her mother is house wife and her father is a construction worker in Thailand. He needs to work in neighboring country because he needs money to pay for the debt. The money that her father earns is not enough for supporting the whole family.  Her family does not have enough money pay for food and other expense. Moreover, she rarely meets her father.

Date Posted: June, 2016