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.

Chhan Pan

Chhan Pan is 17 years old, She is studying at grade 7 B of Hikari school at Songkea village, Snoul commune, Kralanh district, in Siem Reap province.

Chhan Pan is the first child of her family and she have 3 sisters. Her father’s name is Chhorm Chhan. He is 35 years old and her mother’s name is Vet Sakean. She is 39 years old. And they are farmers. Chhan Pan live in Tapich Village far from school about 2.5 km and she go to school by ride a bicycle. Her family is poor and owned half hectare of farmland for growing rice. The rice can produce 500 to 1000Kg of rice in per year. After the rice’s yield collection her parents go to be worker at Thailand for supporting their family. Now she live with her grandmother and her sister.

As for Chhan Pan, she studies very hard and she is a good student in the class. After school, she cook food for her sister, to do housework. In her free time, she likes to read the books and review the lessons from school.

For Chhan Pan’s future goal: She wants to be a Doctor to earn money to support her family. And she wants to help all the people in her village.

Date posted: January, 2019