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.

Chan Somphors

Somphors is 12 years old and student in 4 grade at Takasu Espoir School in Takhong village Trean commune Kampong Siem district Kampong Cham province.

Somphors has two brothers and two sisters. She is the third child in family. Her father was died when she was young. Her mother acted mother and father in living.

Her mother is a farmer and her farmland depends on natural raining only. Her mother can gather five sacks of rice’s production and quantity of one sack of rice is about 75 to 80 kilogram. After, gathering rice is finished. Her mother hasn’t still stayed at home but he went to work as seasonal workers at Phnom Penh in order to get 20,000 riels per day to support her family

In her free time, she likes doing homework, house work, reading book and doing exercise. She wants to be a teacher because she loves teaching young children in her village and earn more money to support her family.

Date Posted: November 2018