Sweden with Love, “Scott Neeson’s Moment of Clarity”

March 20, 2014

Original article published in Sweden with Love: http://www.swedenwithlove.com/2014/03/scott-neeson-one/ No one taps into our desires better than the Hollywood dream machine with its worship of power and beauty, penchant for excess and appeal to drama. This is where go-getters from all over the world gather to hit the jackpot. You can feel the collective drive and…

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Voice of America, “Former Hollywood Executive Builds Legacy for Cambodian Children”

March 4, 2014

Say Mony, VOA Khmer – 04 March 2014 Original article published in Voice of America: http://www.voacambodia.com/content/former-hollywood-executive-builds-legacy-for-cambodian-children/1863250.html PHNOM PENH—For the past decade, a former Hollywood film CEO has made a difference for thousands of Cambodia’s disadvantaged children and their families, helping in education, nutrition and health. Scott Neeson, who left his 26-year career in the film…

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CCF Founder Featured in SA Life Magazine

September 16, 2013

Before Cambodian Children’s Fund founder Scott Neeson ran an organization helping hundreds of impoverished families, he landed his first job at a movie theater in Australia. A feature story in SA Life, South Australia’s largest lifestyle magazine, traces Neeson’s childhood to the work that’s been done to life entire families out of poverty in Cambodia.…

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“The Wonderment” series features Scott Neeson and CCF

September 7, 2013

A video crew from The Wonderment filmed Cambodian Children’s Fund earlier this year as a way to get children around the world involved in the work that charities are doing. Just last month we stumbled on their video and wanted to share it with you. In just 90 seconds, the mission of Cambodian Children’s Fund…

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Herald Scotland, “Philanthropist’s £1m charity boost from Hollywood friends”

June 26, 2013

Philanthropist’s £1m charity boost from Hollywood friends Bob Smyth – Friday 26 July 2013 Original article: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/home-news/philanthropists-1m-charity-boost-from-hollywood-friends.21702952 A SCOT who quit the Hollywood high-life to care for impoverished children is celebrating a massive donation from his former colleagues. Scott Neeson was the movie chief who masterminded the marketing of hits such as Braveheart, X Men…

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Variety, “Roland Emmerich Hosts Scott Neeson Fundraiser”

June 17, 2013

Roland Emmerich Hosts Scott Neeson Fundraiser Original article: http://variety.com/2013/scene/vpage/scott-neeson-fundraiser-cambodian-childrens-fund-1200497547/ It’s not your typical industry charity gala that takes place at Jesse Lasky’s palatial estate, built in 1919 in the Hollywood Hills. Nor is it typical that your guest speakers are four teens from Cambodia, raised in garbage dumps who now plan to go to college…

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The Cultureist, “Through the Looking Glass: A Journey of Altruism in Phnom Penh”

March 25, 2013

Original article published in the Cultureist: http://www.thecultureist.com/2013/03/25/cambodian-childrens-fund-scott-neeson/ BY TAMMY ALLMAN “Just hang on a minute,” a voice from behind a door shouts. “I’ll just get my trousers on. No one takes me seriously unless I’m wearing my trousers.” A rusty blond, athletic looking man wearing a loosely fitting shirt and a pair of battered combat…

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