Following decades of war under the Khmer rouge, Cambodia has seen its level of poverty decline but huge inequalities persist. The food and economic crises in 2008 and 2009 led to an exodus, mostly fleeing rural poverty for the cities. This has resulted in concentrated poverty in both rural and ...
- My Story
I visited Cambodia last year with a group of colleagues to build a house for a wonderful farming family in Battambang. I left a piece my heart in Battambang and I am going back for more in October of this year, where we'll be building homes for folks in the city proper, not the countryside like last year. I can't wait- the feeling of accomplishment from helping to build a house for folks that probably wouldn't have one without your support is a feeling that is tough to beat.
I have made a short video about my experience last year. Please watch it and if you can help support this project with a donation, you'll be participating in something that is truly special. Many thanks!