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.

Theourt Cheat

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

Cheat is the first child of her family and she has 2 sisters. Her father’s name is Thai Theourt . He is 37 years old and her mother’s name is Sok Cheoury. She is 35 years old. And they are farmers. Theourt Cheat lives with her grandma in Taloung Village far from school about 3 km, And she go to school by ride a bicycle. 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 Theourt Cheat, she studies very hard and she is a good student in the class. After school, she cooks food for her sister and her grandma and do housework. In her free time, she likes to read the books and review the lessons from school.

For Theourt Cheat’s future goal: She wants to be a English teacher to earn money to support her family. And she wants to help all the kid in her village.

Date posted: January, 2019