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.

Mouen Srey Nut

Mouen Srey Nut is 15 years old and she is a student in grade 7 at the Pluk secondary School in in Kat pluk village, Prekel commune, Kong Pong Speu Province Province.

There are four members in her family, parents and two sisters. She is the second child .  Her mother’s name is Choun Chanen and she is 38 years old (no father). She is selling Khmer porridge 30,000 riel per day. Her family is so poor. They are growing a few vegetables for family. Every day, their families are very hard of living by they are trying to earn money for supported their children. They would like to express gratitude to the organization and sponsors of the scholarship of her daughter, even though it is not sufficiently supportive of the family’s needs, but also reduces her family’s expenses. Mouen Srey Nut promised to come to school regularly and the money that she received from her donor will keep for buying the school supplies.

Mouen Srey Nut is a good student in class and sometime, she explain the lesson to her classmates when they are not understand and after school she always help her mother to do housework and look after her brothers.

In the future, Mouen Srey Nut wants to be a teacher in her village because she thinks that the teachers have been able to support a lot of social work, especially human resources training and she would like to support her family to live in a better life.

November, 2018