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.

Phear Ya

Phear Ya is 12 years old, She is studying at grade 7 B of Hikari school at Songkea village, Snoul commune, Kralanh district, in Siem Reap province.

Phear Ya is the second child of her family, and she has 1 sister and 1 brother. Her father’s name is Ly Phear. He is 39 years old and her mother’s name is Mourn Tinh. She is 38 years old. And they are farmers. Phear Ya lives with her grandma in Thearsna Village far from school about 5 km, And she goes to school by her cousin. 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 work at Thailand for their daily consumption in a whole year.

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

For Phear Ya’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