“Mobile Futures Program”

By |2024-03-05T16:15:55+07:00March 5th, 2024|Newsletters|

His dream came true! Channa dropped out of school in ninth grade and didn’t know what he would do in the future. After participating in the Mobile Futures program in the community led by the CFI Education Advocacy team and learning about various job careers that he could make a living from, Channa decided [...]

“Chakriya’s story”

By |2024-03-05T16:13:02+07:00March 5th, 2024|Newsletters|

Chakriya* is a 14-year-old student in grade 8 in Thmor Kol District, Battambang Province, Cambodia. She is the second oldest child in the family; her older brother, Nuth, dropped out of school in grade 8, and her younger sister is still studying in grade 7. Chakriya and her siblings live together with her 54-year-old [...]

“Cycling Events”

By |2023-10-31T10:33:57+07:00October 31st, 2023|Newsletters|

CFI's first-ever cycling event! CFI hosted our first-ever cycle event on September 30, 2023, to raise money for CFI's work in the Ek Phnom district of Battambang, Cambodia. The cyclists were divided into two groups. The first group consisted of community members who had registered cycle from Soksabike in Battambang town. The second group [...]

“CFI Graduation Day 2023”

By |2023-10-31T10:30:07+07:00October 31st, 2023|Newsletters|

CFI Graduation Day in 2023! Graduation Day is one of the most important ceremonies at CFI since it recognizes students' accomplishments. These students have worked hard in their schoolwork, attendance, attitude, and friendships throughout the last year. At CFI, we provide four main subjects, which are Khmer, Math, English, and Computers, to supplement students [...]

“A day in my life as a student.”

By |2023-07-03T15:50:52+07:00July 3rd, 2023|Newsletters|

Meet Mony (pseudonym), a 13-year-old girl with one older brother & one older sister. She has been with CFI for 7 years and as a member of CFI’s student reporter group, Mony will share a day in her life as a grade 7 student at the Kdol Donteav High School and at the CFI [...]

Impressions of a remote volunteer

By |2022-09-06T08:26:40+07:00September 5th, 2022|Newsletters|

The sounds of a rooster crowing in the background of our video call immediately transported me to rural Cambodia. Next came the sound of the bread vendor with a piercing cry of “parng parng” and the ‘varoom’ of a passing moto. It was the first of several orientation meetings with the CFI team, at [...]

“I will continue to send my child to school every day”

By |2022-09-05T09:20:39+07:00September 5th, 2022|Newsletters|

Thyda is a five-year-old girl living with her 40-year-old father, Yong, and her mother in Korngthum Village, Peam Ek Commune Ek Phnom District Battambang Province. Unfortunately, Thyda’s mother is ill and cannot walk or support the family, and she also has extensive medical bills that the family must pay each month. Between the medical [...]

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