14 results for tag: seperated children


Its beginning to look a lot like Christmas…

Yesterday was one of those rare days that overflows with blessings. In the morning, a truck pulled up at the office and unloaded about 200 blankets, 4000 toothbrushes and several boxes of assorted goods (towels, children's clothes, baby's items, toys). We got to sweating unloading them all from the truck and stacking them inside the office, but I couldn't help but laughing out loud several times during the process. It was like Santa had arrived with his sleigh only it wasn't Santa, it was the kids who attend the Early Learning Centre - a group of schools for children in Bangkok.  Before leaving for the holidays, students there brought in blankets ...

Water Filters

In July, Nobel led a team to two schools near Mae Ramat who had requested funding for the purchase of drinking water for students. The team consisted of former students of the local community development program, Wide Horizons. During their studies, Wide Horizons students learned about making and using natural water filters, and they had used their knowledge to run a small project in the community. Graduates from Wide Horizons work in the community doing various different jobs, but were happily recruited to the cause and volunteered to help bring clean water to two programs, Nah Li Ah Tah, and Maw Taw Lu,  on their free time over the weekend. Nya Li ...