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.

Yen Seimavortey

Seimavortey is 11 years old and she is in grade 5 at The Wahrenbrock Family School #235 in Takeo province, Ko Antet district, Pech Sar commune, Chong Angkar village.

There are four members of her family. She has got two sisters includable her and she has no brother. She is the first child in her family. Her parents are farmers. They have 20A field farmland which has produced average is 350 kg of rice per year. However, this is only the ideal output because they need to barter for fertilizer and other expenditures during the farming process, but the family still lives in poverty. Her parents have not enough money to buy school supplies for the children or Seimavortey. Therefore, Seimavortey needs to help her mother with housework and look after her youngest sister when she has free time from studying. Seimavortey wants to be a teacher when she grows up. She loves a job very much.

Furthermore, she would love to teach all the students in the rural villages to have a higher knowledge to become the center-row of the nation and also progress the nation towards the perfect human resource. Moreover, she would like to earn money to support her family in the future when she is going to succeed in her aspiration.

Date Posted: July 2019