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.

Chhorng Srey Noch

Chhorng Srey Noch is 10 years old student in the 5th grade at The Kirivorn School#90, which is located in Kirivorn village, Steung Chhay commune, Kampong Sela district and Preah Sihanouk province.

Srey Noch has gotten five members in her whole family; such as her parents, two brothers and Srey Noch is a youngest daughter in the family. Her father is a logger who always goes to the forest to cut down small trees to make knives’ handles, hoes’ handles, spades’ handles, and for other tools.  He gets about $3.5 per day. Her mother is a housewife. However, her father’s profit that earned from his work was unable to support her family so well. Srey Noch always walks to school and she loves her schooling very much.

When she grows up she wants to be a nurse because her village is far away from health center and she wants help sick people in her community.

Date posted: April, 2018