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.

Art Som Oun

Art Som Oun is a 12 years old student in grade 4 of Vasaskolan School at in Angbaksey village, Cheang Toung commune, Tram Kak district, Takeo province.

Som Oun has three siblings, two sisters and one brother. She is the first child in the family. There are five members in her family. Her parents are farmers. They own 30 A of farmland which produces 600 kg of rice per season. Their income is 100000 Riel or $25 per month. Som Oun always does house works and takes care of her siblings. These works keep her away from school very often.

Date Posted: February, 2016