– Bryant L. Myers
Give directly to the poor, creating dependency, harming local economies, and eroding self-worth and dignity, without making a lasting difference
Inspire middle and upper-class Cambodians to find greater purpose by reaching out to the underprivileged in a culturally sensitive, relationship based approach
“Even the best-intentioned tourists and volunteers are funding a system that is helping to separate children from their families.”
– Richard Bridle, UNICEF
Believe orphanages are healthy for kids who have parents (like 3 out of 4 children in Cambodian Orphanages do)
Believe in supporting the family unit, and encouraging healthy, responsible parenting. Orphanages are not the answer.
– Martin Luther King Jr
Attempt to end corruption, rescue trafficking victims, or save orphans
Influence the only ones who can… Cambodians from influential families, who are the future leaders of the nation.