SHINING A LIGHT

12/03/2020

A corporate lawyer with more than 13 years experience, Piny Ly first heard about CCF in June 2019. After two visits, she relocated to Phnom Penh from Hong Kong in February this year to volunteer with CCF and to reconnect with her cultural roots. Piny’s family had fled Cambodia and the Khmer Rouge regime before…

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PLAYING TO WIN

25/02/2020

CCF university student and intern shines at football event and scores a trip to Dubai with Cambodian star player Prak Mony Udom CCF student Seng Saray is currently studying tourism at university and interning as an education assistant with CCF. But in his alternative fantasy life, he would be a professional footballer playing at one…

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SISTERS REUNITED

21/02/2020

Cambodian Children’s Fund helps granny aged 98 meet her 101-year-old sister for the first time in 47 years This is the emotional moment CCF brings together two sisters, aged 98 and 101, for the first time in 47 years after both believed the other had died during the Khmer Rouge regime. Granny Bun Sen (pictured…

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FAMILY AFFAIR

19/02/2020

CCF supporter and U.S. Board member Matt Greene and his family sponsor four CCF children, creating lasting bonds for his own four children to nurture for years to come When Matt Greene and his family first visited CCF and began to consider the possibility of sponsoring a child, his four children were adamant that they…

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A CCF VISIT: REFLECTIONS

29/01/2020

Supporters Stefania Pittia and Roderick Van Caspel from Hong Kong visited Cambodian Children’s Fund for the first time in November 2019. Read their letters to CCF about how it impacted them both so much, they decided to sponsor a CCF child  

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STEM STARS

10/01/2020

Cambodian Children’s Fund leads the way in STEM education in Cambodia as students showcase innovative projects at national festival Phou Sreymai is a shining example of how CCF’s investment in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) education is paying off with proven success. “ I have realised that in our community, there are a lot…

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FROM SCAVENGER TO FILMMAKER

09/12/2019

Heuv Nhanh spent five years living and working on a garbage dump as a child and never believed he would leave. With the support of Cambodian Children’s Fund, he did make it out and is now carving out a career in filmmaking “I’ve lived here for so long. I guess it’s my destiny, I was…

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VANNITA’S JOURNEY

05/12/2019

Som Vannita didn’t begin English classes until she was 10 years old when she joined CCF. Nine years later and she has the world at her feet after winning a scholarship to Trinity College in Melbourne The first English classes that Som Vannita attended were not held in a conventional setting. Every evening, she would…

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PEDAL POWER

30/11/2019

CCF supporters cover 350km around Cambodia in epic charity cycle ride raising funds for a community school CCF supporters always go the extra mile. These nine went even further – 350km to be precise. The intrepid adventurers – including 2 staff from CCF’s Australia office – took on the challenge of Pedal for Progress, a…

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GIVING BACK

28/11/2019

Dennis Snyder first began sponsoring a CCF child in 2012. He recently sponsored a fourth student and says he loves them all as if they were his own children Dennis Snyder has never had children of his own. Life – his own charity and career – consumed all his time and energy. He is, however,…

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NEW BEGINNINGS

26/11/2019

The Sok family lost everything in a fire in March 2019 that destroyed an area where Cambodian Children’s Fund works, leaving 52 families homeless. Now, they’re getting ready to move into their new home funded by donations Srey Meas was studying for her Grade 12 examination on a Sunday afternoon in the one-room wooden shack…

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FOR CHRISTOPHER

A donation to renovate Cambodian Children’s Fund medical clinic means better healthcare can be offered to children and families in need Cambodian Children’s Fund medical clinic has been officially reopened after a complete renovation enabling a better quality of healthcare for the impoverished communities where CCF works. This was made possible thanks to the generosity…

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