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.

Phy Sovannpich

Phy Sovannpich is a 13-year-old student in 7th grade at The Bret Harte Middle School/Almaden Community in Sangker Doch Village, Sdech Kong Tbaung Commune, Banteay Meas District, Kompot Province.

She is the second child in the family and she has two siblings. Her parents do not do farming but they are fixer of bicycle and seller in market. Her parents’ job cannot support everyone in family. And moreover, she sometimes was absent from school to get another job like house and harvesting in the village to earn more money. Her future dream wants to finish from high school then continue to university.

Date Posted: December, 2016