The world at her feet

January 12, 2018

Sovanndara was among CCF’s first children to graduate from university in December 2017. Read this incredible young woman’s uplifting story about overcoming hardships and remaining dedicated to your dreams. _____ I was born in Cambodia’s Kompong Speu province to a poor family who struggled to make ends meet. When I wasn’t working, I would try…

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Sophy’s Story

December 1, 2017

We knew early on that Sophy was a special little girl—a girl that was destined to do great things. Ten years after she was found scavenging for garbage in the Steung Meanchey district of Phnom Penh, she is off to Trinity College at the University of Melbourne on a full scholarship. I sat down with…

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Homeless World Cup 2017: Muth Sakpich

August 24, 2017

CCF football player Muth Sakpich is heading to the annual Homeless World Cup (HWC) to represent Cambodia in a 48 Nations football tournament in Olso, Norway this August. The Cambodian team is managed by CCF partner Happy Football Cambodia Australia (HFCA) and HFCA has been taking CCF players to the HWC since 2010. _____ “My…

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Homeless World Cup 2017: Kin Ratana

August 17, 2017

CCF football player Kin Ratana is heading to the annual Homeless World Cup (HWC) to represent Cambodia in a 48 Nations football tournament in Olso, Norway this August. The Cambodian team is managed by CCF partner Happy Football Cambodia Australia (HFCA) and HFCA has been taking CCF players to the HWC since 2010. _____ “I…

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International Youth Day 2017: what is peace?

August 12, 2017

Today is International Youth Day, a day when the world comes together to celebrate the role that our youth play in promoting peace and social justice. We asked some of our students what they think peace is. Watch the short video below to hear what they said.

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