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.

Korn Lina

Lina is ten years old and she is in 5 grade at Phnom Toch School in Phnom Toch village Tor Tong commune Dorng Tong district Kampot province.

Lina has one brother. She lives with her grandmother. Her parents are farmers who own 0.2 hectare of farmland for transplanting rice and their farmland depends on natural raining only. Her parents can gather five packs of rice’s production and quantity of six sack of rice is about 300 kilogram. After, gathering rice is completely finished, her father hasn’t still stayed at home but he went to work as seasonal workers in order to get 22,000 riels per day and her mother work too can get 16,000 per day to support his family.

In future, her dream wants to be a teacher because she loves education and love this career. She thinks that this career has good honor in village. And she wants to earn income to support her family.

Date posted: December, 2018