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.

Sum Sreynith

Nith is a 13 years old student in Grade 7 at the Janie’s School in Snam Preah commune, Bakan district, Pursat province.

There are four members in her family. She has one brother and one sister. She is the third child in the family. She is an orphan. Her mother’s name is Ngor and her father had died long time ago. Her mother is a widow farmer. And the family’s farmland can provide the rice about 500kg a year. As a widow woman, she must strong. Her mother is also a cooker for all kinds of ceremony and party in the village.

At home, Nith worked as a collector of the cow’s dirt. She collects the cow’s dirt to produce fertilizers for farmland. And she sells these fertilizers to the villagers.

Date Posted : January, 2017