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.

Soeurn Soriya

Soeurn Soriya is ten years old student in fourth grade at Takasu Espoir School in Takhong village Trean commune Kampong Siem district Kampong Cham province.

Soriya has a brother. Her parents are farmers who own 0.2 hectare of farmland for transplanting rice. Her farmland is difficult to get water to supply their farmlands so their farmland depends on natural raining only. According to these reasons so her parents can gather 10 sacks of rice’s production and a quantity of one sack of rice is about 75 to 80 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 27,000 riels per day to support his family.

In Soriya’s free time she likes doing housework, homework and exercises, in future she want to be a teacher at primary school because she loves to educate young children and earn more money to support her family.

Date Posted: November 2018