Students Rise to the Challenge at Global Youth Leadership Summit


Out of hundreds of students from a total of 25 countries, CCF’s own Makara was named the “leader of the week” at the Global Youth Leadership Summit in San Diego, California. Makara admits that he loves to talk, and he certainly isn’t shy about striking up a conversation with just about anyone. His outgoing nature…

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Young Leaders Prepare for American Adventure


Nine of CCF’s young leaders are preparing for the trip of a lifetime. In July, these high school students will be flying to California to attend the Global Youth Leadership Summit. For most, it will be their first time leaving the country. This five-day conference hosted by the Anthony Robbins Foundation attracts teens from all over…

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CCF Youth Leaders Reach Out to Girls in Need


More than 20 community girls from one of the most impoverished slums at Steung Meanchey joined CCFs youth leaders leaders for a day of games, conversations, friendship, inspiration and good fun. During the activities, three new girls officially became part of the Junior Leadership Team. The community teen girls are at a most vulnerable age as…

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GYLS Student Selection


The Anthony Robbins Foundation Global Youth Leadership Summit (GYLS) is a five-day program that provides participants, ranging in age from 14-17, with an environment designed to boost them into leadership roles that will change their lives and communities. Global Youth Leadership Summit’s format includes small group discussions, hands-on service learning experiences, leadership simulation games and…

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Happiness in the family: CCF2’s girls reach out


It’s sometimes easy to get the impression that CCF’s sole concern is problem solving, perhaps helping individuals with education and healthcare, or maybe aiding families with debt and domestic problems or providing the community with safe water or helping its mothers give safe and healthy birth. But that impression wouldn’t be accurate, for sometimes it…

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CCF’s Youth Leadership Summit students pass it on


Each year for the past for 4 years, the Anthony Robbins Foundation has generously given numbers of CCF students the opportunity to attend its annual Global Youth Leadership Summit (GYLS) at the University of San Diego. Every CCF participant leaves Cambodia excited but apprehensive, unsure of their own abilities, not knowing what exposure to a…

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Out of Town – CCF’s Leadership Camps


Summer time and the living is easy. So says the song. And, for schoolchildren around the world, the arrival of summer heralds the closure of schools and the start of empty days, the task of filling them a challenge for all. Not so at CCF. Here the onset of the official summer school break means…

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Leaving on a Jet Plane – off to San Diego


It’s that time of the year again, when CCF talent meets the generosity of the Anthony Robbins Foundation. The result of this happy combination were recently to be seen at Phnom Penh International airport as friends, family and CCF staff gathered to say a temporary farewell to a team from CCF as they set out…

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CCF Students Strike it Rich at the Summit


If any of the little girls who slaved and scrambled over the stinking garbage on the Steung Meanchey rubbish dump ever looked up at the planes that passed high above their heads, few if any would ever have thought that one day they might be on one of those impossible machines. Four such girls, CCF…

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Now they’re back – CCF students’ views on their visit to the US


In August CCF sent 5 of its girls to the US to attend the Global Youth Leadership Summit under the aegis of the Anthony Robbins Foundation at the University of San Diego in California. Their trip was an enormous success with all 5 making an individual mark at the summit, often recognized by awards, and…

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CCF Shines in San Diego!


CCF’s girls have been an outstanding hit at the Global Youth Leadership Summit held by the Anthony Robbins Foundation in San Diego. Their manners, involvement and effectiveness have all drawn praise. And there is no better way to share news of their success than to let you see the letter that brought the news to…

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