GYLS 2018 – 10 Years with CCF

27/07/2018

After months of hard work and dedication, our 10 GYLS students are off to the U.S. for the trip of a lifetime. This year marks the 10th year that the Tony Robbins Global Youth Leadership Summit (GYLS) has helped us send a group of students to the highly regarded event in San Diego, California. The…

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INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CCF KIDS

12/07/2018

6 CCF students have been awarded a six-year scholarship at the private International School of Phnom Penh after beating off competition from more than 240 kids As her name was read out, Kanith rose from her chair and performed Sampeah, the traditional Cambodian way of saying a formal thank you. Clasping her palms together like…

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TOP HONOUR FOR SCOTT NEESON

03/07/2018

Highest award in Cambodia conferred on CCF Founder and Executive Director Scott Neeson Scott Nesson, Founder of the Cambodian Children’s Fund and the Executive Director has been awarded the highest honour in Cambodia by order of King Norodom Sihamoni. The Grand Order Of National Merit of Cheatopka was founded by King Norodom Sihanouk in October…

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From making the biggest movies to making the biggest impact – Scott Neeson

19/06/2018

Global Australians like Scott Neeson of Cambodian Children’s Fund are covered in ‘Impact by Advance Global Australians’ a social video series about globally minded thought leaders/game changers. LIKE the Advance Global Australians FB page. JOIN the Advance community (free), connect with like-minded people, attend free events around the world, with top GLOBAL Australian talent. What…

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DOUBLE ACT

24/04/2018

Mike & Hilary Griffiths, from the UK, are returning volunteers who have been involved with CCF since 2016. Hilary gives an insight into the volunteer experience and why they keep coming back We are a retired couple from the UK and we’ve been working with CCF since February 2016. Mike is an accountant who spent…

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TOP OF THE CLASS: FIRST SEMESTER AWARDS

04/04/2018

Awards for best students in first semester at Neeson Cripps Academy It was the end of the first term of school at CCF’s Neeson Cripps Academy (NCA) and time to recognise who has shone in the classroom. While all the pupils at the academy are stars in our eyes, only the best would be up…

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CCF Praised For Best Practice in Residential Care

30/03/2018

CCF hosts other NGOs as an example of best practice in residential care CCF is pleased to be recognised by our partner organisation as having best practice in residential care, providing a high standard across the board. Fellow children’s charity M’lup Russey Organization, which works closely with CCF, was so impressed with our work model,…

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SARA, CHRIS & CCF

27/03/2018

Sara Roe and her husband Chris have been involved with CCF for four years. They generously sponsor two children and a granny, and here give an insight into their motivation In 2014, through our own charity Bikes 4 Life, we had the opportunity to visit the Cambodian Children’s Fund. After seeing Scott Neeson’s story on…

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CCF RALLIES SUPPORT FOR WAR AGAINST DRUGS

26/03/2018

Community pledges to get behind police and CCF in war against drugs The community where CCF works has pledged to back a continued drive to clear up the drugs problem in the area after the success of recent months. CCF has been working with the local police in an effort to clear out drug dealers…

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SHARLEEN’S STORY

23/03/2018

Sharleen Weber-Smith, a teacher, shares her volunteer experience with CCF and why she has extended her stay ‘Sousadai. Knyom chmoua Sharleen’, (Hello, my name is Sharleen), or ‘‘Sang-Leen’, which is my sort-of adopted Khmer name. It’s tough to say ‘sh’ if you’re Cambodian! I am currently volunteering as a Teacher Development Advisor| Learning and Teaching…

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10 CCF students off to Global Youth Leadership Summit 2018

16/03/2018

Students bidding for a place on the Global Youth Leadership Summit 2018 found out this week whether they are one of the 10 off to America It had taken them months of preparation and hard work to reach this point and now they were about to find out whether it had all been worth it.…

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Girl Power in Science for Women’s Day

14/03/2018

CCF celebrated Women’s Day with a Girls in Science and Technology Fair CCF’s girls led the way at a celebration to showcase the best of science and mark the first year anniversary of the opening of the Neeson Cripps Academy. Held at the Academy, the Girls in Science and Technology Fair on March 8 coincided…

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