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.

Sory Sreysen

Sory Sreysen is 13 years old, she lives in Tronal 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.

Sreysen has 4 siblings, one brother and three sisters. She is the fourth child in the family. Her mother passed away and her father left them away to have another wife. Nowadays, they do not have their own house, they are living with grandparents’house. They do not have own farmland. Srysen’s brother and sisters are working to support their family. Sreysen’s brother has to go on trip to be a labor worker. He has to carry the sack of cements to earn $6 in a working day. The daily incomes are not enough to support their family’s everyday needs. Sreysen always helps other housework after school.

Sreysen wants to be a doctor. She wants to cure all the people in her location, she thinks that in her location is far away from hospital.

Date posted: April, 2018