Merry Christmas Everyone

Cambodia Dear all, This Life Cambodia wishes you a very merry Christmas and a happy and prosperous New Year. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all those who have helped us during 2008. Your support has been greatly appreciated. With your support we have managed to achieve the following: * Completed the […]

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Introducing Se, This Life Cambodia’ Programs Officer

Cambodia This Life Cambodia has started its scholarship program. After a lot of research and listening to the communities we work with we opted to start our scholarship program for rural children entering secondary school. We offer support to reintegrate students back into the public education system whilst also providing assistance to help students continue […]

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Where There’s a Well

Cambodia Here are the photos I promised. It has been just over a month since our last update. Here is what has happened. * The well has been installed. It is in the ground, thirty metres down. It is quite amazing to see how far the centre has progressed. This may seem a small achievement […]

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Oh My Buddha!

Cambodia Oh my Buddha, it has been six weeks since the last update! Here are some of the excuses: * Adam and Ashley arrived from Canada with 20 ukuleles in hand and then purchased 8 guitars for the musically talented (and not quite yet, but progressing) students of SHCC. We have to thank them for […]

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Faces of SHCC

Cambodia These are some of the smiling faces of the 250 plus SHCC enrolled students. This week has been all about getting the students registered with the school. Once all students are registered we can monitor continuity and their progression throughout their time learning at the community centre. The registration form allows us to gain […]

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Classrooms Up and Running

Cambodia Today brought a new beginning to SHCC. It was the first day teaching out of the new classrooms. We took a week break from classes to prepare us all for the transition out of the old thatched school. The community has been working really hard to get all the desks prepared for the community […]

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A Snake, Some Paint and a Bit of Sweat

Cambodia Today we were at it again. It was hot, very hot. It threatened to rain, but it didn’t. There wasn’t even any relief swimming in the ponds, the water was hot. We soldiered on and got the job done. First we started moving bricks. Some of us were wondering why but there was a […]

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The Home Stretch

Cambodia The wet season is now in full swing. It rains for the greater part of the early afternoon and threatens to continue on during the night. Work on the school buildings has now been limited to the weather. The old thatched classrooms are at least one foot under water, making them impossible to teach […]

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Bornfire Performs At SHCC

Cambodia Today students and members of the community were treated to an artistically entertaining day when a performing arts troupe from Singapore, ‘Bornfire’, came to SHCC. The SHCC kids participated in workshops and games, enabling them to express themselves in different ways. Once the sun had set the troupe performed a fire show to the […]

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