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.

Sron Hongmey

Sron Hongmey is 13 years old, and is grade 7 at The Pras Chisovan high school in Ang Village, Popel Commune, Boribo District, Kompong Chhnang Province.

 Sorn Hongmey is the first Child in her family. There are four members in her family. She has one brother in her family. Her mother’s name is Sea Soroeun and she is 48 years old and her father’s name is Auch Sarom, he is 42 years old. They are farmers. Hongmey’s family has owns one hectare of farmland for growing rice and they are able to collect 30 bags in per year to keep for daily eating in a whole year. Even they get income from rice product but it still not enough to support her whole family so after finish from rice season her family make growing the many kind of vegetables and can earned 100$ per month from sugar made from the sugar palm and vegetables.

 Sorn Hongmey is a good student and daughter and she is study hard in class and when she have free time from her study, she help her mother to do housework and she take care her young brother.

In the future she want to become a police officer in her village because she wants to has a salary for support herself and she can help to support her family and provide them to live in a better life. Additionally, she wants to help the society.

Date Posted: July 2018