30 REASONS TO CELEBRATE

18/01/2019

30 black gowns, 1 Cambodian idol and a crowd of teary faces: the 2018 graduation was a night to remember. As 30 CCF students triumphantly tossed their caps into the air, it was time to celebrate and reflect on where it all began On December 20th, 2018, CCF students, families, staff and supporters, excitedly gathered…

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I DO

14/01/2019

When Samuel, 38, tied the knot with Pechleap, 33, they made the heartwarming decision to share a part of their special day with Cambodian Children’s Fund. The newlyweds asked their friends and family to donate to CCF in lieu of wedding gifts, raising more than $2,000AUD as a result Sam, a cybersecurity engineer and researcher…

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WE ARE FAMILY

08/01/2019

Little Reaksmey never had a chance to be part of a family but he is now thanks to CCF With a big smile on his face and wrapped up in a warm, enveloping cuddle with his ‘mum’, Reaksmey looks like the happiest boy in the world. When he goes home after a day at CCF…

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SWEET SIXTEEN

04/01/2019

Australian twins, Esther and Amy, celebrated their 16th birthday with a CCF twist. After visiting Cambodia and volunteering with CCF on a school trip, the two girls left inspired and determined to make a difference. They raised more than $3,000 for CCF, below they tell us what inspired them We are identical twins from Melbourne,…

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FESTIVE BABY

02/01/2019

Meet Sophea, CCF’s special baby on 25th December Tucked in under layers of blankets, 8 day old Sophea lies on the family bed surrounded by her adoring mother, father and younger brother. Born on the 25th of December, under the care and guidance of CCF’s Maternal Care Program (MCP), Sophea was the first festive baby…

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50 FOR 50

28/12/2018

TEAK Fellowship founder, mother, artist, and longtime CCF supporter, Justine Stamen Arrillaga found herself 6,500 miles from her home in Hawaii, celebrating a truly remarkable achievement: she had recruited 50 child sponsors for CCF Most people want to do something memorable to celebrate their 50th birthday but Justine Stamen Arrillaga was seeking more than just…

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WALK THIS WAY

26/12/2018

Seeking adventure and to step outside her comfort zone, mother-of-5 Shirley Fraser undertook the biggest challenge of her life to trek around Cambodia and raise money for CCF. Here Shirley, from the UK, shares her inspiring journey Iʼm a 45-year-old mother and stepmother of 5 grown up children. I work as a Veterinary nurse and…

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SAFE AND SOUND

11/12/2018

Baby girl found living in squalor is now under CCF’s care as parents receive help Asleep in a cardboard box with a dirty, stained piece of fabric to cover her body and a tatty, old piece of clothing for a pillow, is how baby Rotha was found. Home for the four-month-old was a crude wooden…

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE

06/12/2018

Inspired by a family trip to Cambodia earlier this year, high school student Ella Burke wanted to help needy children. CCF was her charity of choice and the teenager used social media to sell handmade earrings to raise money On a trip to Southeast Asia with her family in April, it was Cambodia that really…

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CORPORATE GIVING

29/11/2018

A substantial donation of 20 tons of rice from Cambodian company, the Geolink Group, is the biggest of its kind for CCF, with the hope it will inspire other businesses to get involved A gift of 20 tons of rice – enough to feed CCF’s entire community for a month – has marked the start…

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GIFT A HOME

27/11/2018

The Chea family have been living in a tiny, one-room shack for almost three years. It’s cramped, dark and on the verge of falling down, no place for three children to grow up. This #GivingTuesday, help us to give the family the gift they need most – a new home Rising before the sun, Sok…

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CHLOE GIVES BACK

16/11/2018

Aspiring teacher and former CCF volunteer, Chloe, has joined forces with three of her close friends in Australia to raise $5,000AUD for CCF before they visit Cambodia in the new year. Here Chloe, 22, who volunteered as a buddy teacher for three months, talks about her connection with CCF Volunteering at CCF was an incredible…

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