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.

Lim Sreivemean

Lim Sreivemean is 14 years old, and is in grade 7 at Donduong Secondary School and she lives in Doduong village, Balang Commune, Baray District and Kampong Thom Province. Sreivemean has two sisters and she is the eldest child in the family. Her parents are seller in their house, because Sreivemean’s didn’t have owning farmland. Her parents were seller some things in their house every day in which they can earn up around 18000riels for a day, so her parents very difficult to live and they are very poor. Her mother sells some things in her house for buy rice. About her father sometime he works as constriction worker in her district for money. He gets around 20000riels a day from him work, but it is not every day. Sreivemean is really loves her schooling. She always goes to school on food and she is a smart student and teacher has allowed her to make leader in the class. Lim Sreivemean gets 1000riels a day for her studies and she always responsible to help her mother with housework and after school she always help sell some things.

Sreivemean’s dream wants to be a teacher because she wants to share knowledge and education to the students in her community as well to help other people and she wants to support her family.

Date Posted: December 2018