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.

Boeurn Phymean

Boeurn Phymean is 12 years old, grade 5 at Peam Khvav Primary School, located in Peam Khrav village, Dom Bokrong commune, Phom Srouch district and Kampong Speu province.

There are 5 members in her family, parents, and 3 sisters including her. She is the first child in the family. Her father’s name is Chheun Boeurn, 36 years old and he is a construction worker and he can get 30,000 riels in a working day. Her mother’s name is Mrs. Sory Sokhchan, 30 years old and she is a mango gatherer, she earns 30,000 riels a day in season. They have own farmland is about half hectare for growing rice.  Her family can gets crop yield of rice about 1,000 kg per year and they are not selling because they keep for daily eating in a whole year. The family can earn more income after they finish from the rice season. Even the family can get the income but it still not enough for cover on their expense and they still live in a difficult situation.

Even she lives in a poor family but she always keep trying to go to school for every and after school she always help her mother to do house work.

In future, Phymean wants to be an accountant.  She wants to work at the ACLIDA BANK because it is a good job for helping people in the society and she wants to earn money to support her family to live in a good condition.

Updated: May, 2018