Samey joined Reach for the Ski in the Fall of 2013, when she was in grade 9. Born on 6 December, 1998, Samy is an 12th grader at Preah Monivong High School in Battambang. Last year Samey was in the top half of her class. She is the oldest of four children--3 brothers--in her family. Her father is a farmer and also has a job enforcing fishing regulations. Her mother is a housewife. Samey promises to try hard and to tell her experiences to other girls in the village so they will know the value of hard work. Click here to read Samey's letter.