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.

Oun Davy

Oun Davy is 12 years old, she lives in Tropeang Chroneng Village, Chrolorng Commune, Baray District, Kampong Thom Province. She is in the 5th Grade at Tuol Andet Primary School, located in Tropeang Chroneang Village, Chrolorng Commune, Baray District, Kampong Thom Province.

Davy has 3 siblings (3 girls), she is the third child in the family. Her mother’s name is Loeurn Savorn and her father divorced with her mother and left the family to have another wife. Nowaday her mother was window and she has no any farmland that made her mother decided to go to work at a factory at Phnom Penh city and left her 3 children live with aunt. Davy does not know t how much salary her mother can get from the factory. However, she knew the situation of her mother is very difficult and very hard working to send some money to support her siblings every month through her aunty and that money are not possible to support her school supplies. Davy is a good student. After school, she always helps to do all the housework.

Davy wants to be a doctor. She wants to help the people in her community and can get salary to support her family too.

Date posted: Nagomi