PEAK PRACTICE

06/07/2018

Intrepid adventurer Gary Rosewell, 33, from the UK has set himself a tall challenge to raise money for the Cambodian Children’s Fund – scaling Britain’s 3 highest mountains in 24 hours I visited Cambodia in 2016 and following the trip started to look into way that I could do my part to support the country.…

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HOME GROWN

29/05/2018

University student Hor Kimhour has been a volunteer with CCF for more than a year, giving his time to help young kids and his country, creating the future leaders of Cambodia I started volunteering at CCF in February last year and I plan to volunteer at CCF until I graduate from my Bachelor Degree. Before…

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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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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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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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TY’S BIG HOUSE IDEA

02/03/2018

Ty Chea, a real estate agent in Australia, has raised around $16,000 for CCF in three years. When real estate agent Ty Chea decided to start fundraising for CCF, he hit upon the idea of using his job to generate funds. He arranged an auction of a house with his commission from the sale being…

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A SPONSOR’S STORY

27/02/2018

Dave Hoover and his wife Colleen, from the U.S, are long-time supporters of CCF and sponsor one of our children.   I am a big fan of Netflix documentaries, particularly about topics related to Asia and Asian culture. One afternoon, during the summer of 2012, I happened across the 2008 documentary, “Small Voices: The Stories…

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Spotlight on… Sophanna, Volunteer Superstar

07/10/2016

“Life is a journey of struggles. Yet, if we try hard, I believe it is a beautiful journey of struggles.” – Sophanna, CCF volunteer If you’ve ever read articles criticising volunteering in Cambodia and had doubts over whether volunteers can truly contribute to an NGO, you should meet Sophanna, the focus of this month’s Spotlight feature. A…

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