A DAY IN THE DIVINE COMMUNITY

04/10/2018

Part 1: The Morning Nob Sameat has two children of her own but is a mother of seven. She, along with her own mother Samrith Samean, fosters five children in the Divine Community, one of CCF’s World Housing sites, next to the former landfill in Phnom Penh. In this photo story, she gives us a…

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HOMELESS WORLD CUP 2018: VUTHA TUM

21/09/2018

In the last of our series, we introduce you to CCF footballer Vutha Tum who has been selected to represent Cambodia at the forthcoming Homeless World Cup 2018 in Mexico Most teenagers heading off to play in a football World Cup would be excited about the prospect of showing off their skills on a global…

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NOVEL IDEA

12/09/2018

Mum Laura Pauley, 33, took her five-year-old daughter backpacking around Southeast Asia. Now she’s written a book about their adventures including a visit to CCF and we have exclusive excerpts Watching her previously shy daughter, Summer, growing in confidence as she interacted with some CCF students, Laura Pauley knew that everything had been worth it.…

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ON A MISSION

07/09/2018

Television news anchor Sandra Sully recently travelled from Sydney to visit CCF and meet her sponsor child Srey Nait for the first time. In the second part about her trip, Sandra talks about the experience and meeting her sponsor child for the first time Picking her way through piles of rubbish in one of the…

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HOMELESS WORLD CUP 2018: PHANNA PHORN

31/08/2018

Meet Phanna Phorn. He’s our third CCF footballer chosen to represent Cambodia in the Homeless World Cup 2018 in Mexico It could be said that football has been Phanna Phorn’s saviour. That and CCF. Born into a poor family in a rural part of Cambodia, life’s path seemed set for him. But his mother’s decision…

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Hair Aid

29/08/2018

CCF recently partnered with the Australian based charity, Hair Aid, to provide CCF community members with hair cutting training #changinglivesonehaircutatatime A team of professional hairdressers from Australia taught a five day crash course to 25 community members in Steung Meanchey. ​Five days, five cuts and dozens of happy customers. Five basic hair cuts were taught…

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WALKING TALL

16/08/2018

Maly was born with a feet deformity and would have been unable to walk if it was left untreated. Thanks to CCF, she’s now running around like any normal little girl In a bright red tracksuit, Maly is like any other energetic four-year-old tearing around the room. But Maly’s mum does not mind her young…

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GYLS 2018: Inspiring Leadership

14/08/2018

After a week long adventure to the U.S, 10 CCF students have returned from the Tony Robbins Global Youth Leadership Summit (GYLS) having had an experience of a lifetime. The summit, which spanned over four days, gave students a unique opportunity to learn the skills they will need to take on leadership roles From breaking…

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HOMELESS WORLD CUP 2018: BUNTAN SOK

13/08/2018

4 young CCF footballers have been chosen to represent Cambodia in the Homeless World Cup 2018 in Mexico in November. Meet Buntan Sok in the second part of our series profiling the CCF stars Buntan did not go to school as a young child because his family struggled to make ends meet and couldn’t afford…

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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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HOMELESS WORLD CUP 2018: VANNET PHAL

20/07/2018

4 young CCF footballers have been chosen to represent Cambodia in the Homeless World Cup 2018 in Mexico in November. Meet Vannet Phal, the first in our series profiling the CCF stars Growing up in rural Cambodia, Vannet Phal would kick a football with his friends around a makeshift pitch on wasteland near their homes…

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REMEMBERING SANG

11/07/2018

When their beloved mother, Sang Payne, passed away, her children wanted to honour her Khmer roots by fundraising for the Cambodian Children’s Fund, of which she was a big fan. As a tribute to Sang, CCF held a 100 Day Ceremony in her memory Everyone who knew Sang Payne was immediately struck by her kindness,…

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