Celebrating International Children’s Day on the big screen

June 13, 2017

Celebrating International Children’s Day on the big screen. Over 550 of our CCF kids watched the Hollywood hit “Sing”. But this was no ordinary screening. Thanks to Universal, Legend Cinemas, Michael Chai and friend and producer, Chris Meledandri the film was in the Khmer language! Experience the excitement yourself in the video below.  

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A cinematic Jailbreak from reality in Steung Meanchey

March 27, 2017

This article originally appeared on the Barco website. How cinema brings dreams back to the former dump site In Steung Meanchey, the 100-acre former waste dump in southern Phnom Penh (Cambodia), poor families still scavenge to build a life amid the rubble. Despite the desperation, there is a glimmer of hope: the Cambodian Children’s Fund…

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International Women’s Day at CCF

March 3, 2015

Cambodian Children’s Fund empowers women through: education, support, leadership and healthcare. CCF believes that healthy mothers ensure consistent school attendance. In 2014, CCF’s free healthcare program helped over 30,200 people. This International Women’s Day, CCF is celebrating women by investing in their future. For just $50 you can provide two women with preventative medical care,…

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Community Celebrates 10 Years of CCF

January 6, 2015

Jan. 6, 2015 – Hundreds of adults from the community came out yesterday to mark the tenth anniversary of Cambodian Children’s Fund with a party just for them. While it was a lighthearted evening of fun, complete with comedy sketches, music and food, it was also an opportunity to give our gratitude to the families…

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New Community School Opens Near Old Dump

September 17, 2014

Press Release Sept. 17, 2014 – Cambodian Children’s Fund today opened a new community-based education facility in Phum Russey, one of Phnom Penh’s most impoverished areas, at a ceremony attended by dignitaries and students. The community school provides nearly 200 children in the area with a diverse, quality education. The school, named The Rice Academy,…

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Photos: Annual Youth Leadership Event Inspires

September 12, 2014

Sept. 12, 2014 – This past July, 11 of our students had the incredible opportunity to participate in the Global Youth Leadership Summit hosted by the Anthony Robbins Foundation in the U.S.. All the students came back inspired and ready to pass on what they learned to their classmates. This month, they did exactly that.…

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CCF Welcomes 2000th Child

July 10, 2014

Please welcome Kanika to CCF. She is the 2000th child to join CCF and now part of a large family that spans from a one month old in our nursery to a student in year two of university. Kanika has a rare joy about her, as do most CCF children. Visitors are most often surprised by…

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CCF Hong Kong Gala a Huge Success

December 11, 2013

Attendees at the Cambodian Children’s Fund’s Hong Kong gala dinner offered enormous support to Cambodia’s most impoverished families at the successful fundraiser. The theme on Nov. 23 was “an evening with tomorrow’s leaders,” and the event certainly lived up the billing. Three CCF students shared their inspirational stories of fulfilling their dreams despite growing up…

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Graduation Ceremony for the Class of 2013

October 22, 2013

Oct. 22, 2013 – Tuesday was a day that’s been in the making for nearly a decade. While most Cambodian schools don’t have a graduation ceremony to celebrate the outgoing class, Cambodian Children’s Fund organized one of its own to mark the occasion. The event was lighter than the typical Western graduations, with lots of…

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Former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams Visits CCF

September 26, 2013

Cambodian Children’s Fund welcomed Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury, to tour its facilities and see the work that’s being done on the ground to help the impoverished Steung Meanchey community. Williams heard about the organization and wanted to see the it for himself. He met staff and the kids with Scott Neeson, founder and…

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Magical Night for CCF Kids in Los Angeles

June 20, 2013

June 15 was an unforgettable evening for four teens from Cambodian Children’s Fund. The same could be said about the Hollywood audience that heard their inspirational stories of strength and perseverance. These children once toiled away at a garbage dump to help make ends meet, all while struggling to receive an education. Last week, they…

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Magical Night for CCF Kids in Los Angeles

June 15 was an unforgettable evening for four teens from Cambodian Children’s Fund. The same could be said about the Hollywood audience that heard their inspirational stories of strength and perseverance. These children once toiled away at a garbage dump to help make ends meet, all while struggling to receive an education. Last week, they…

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