“I’m proud of my child”

By |2020-07-02T09:49:32+07:00July 2nd, 2020|Student reporters|

Meet Tong, a 10-year-old boy who studies in grade four in the morning at public school; English, and Computer at CFI in the afternoon. Tong liked to play a lot during the computer class, making it hard for his teacher to explain the lesson and his classmates to focus. Tong always disturbed his friends [...]

“This is how we learn during COVID-19”

By |2020-05-28T11:47:02+07:00May 28th, 2020|Student reporters|

In the last three months of the COVID-19 pandemic, everything in Cambodia has changed. There is no big celebration, the busy street market becomes quiet, people travel less, only when they have to. Some shops were shut down and people lost their jobs. The schools were closed and students spent most of their time [...]

“Listening to important voices matters!”

By |2020-05-28T15:52:55+07:00May 28th, 2020|Student reporters|

CFI has been working with many vulnerable children and families in the Ek Phnom district for the last decade. We help them through our services to build and strengthen their independence so they can lift their family out of poverty. We provide educational support, health care services, counseling, and much more. We have been [...]

Just For Kicks Football Coach

By |2020-04-08T16:15:45+07:00April 8th, 2020|Student reporters|

Just For Kicks (JFK) is a program from the Enabling Leadership (EL) organization in India which was created to develop young people’s life-skills like communication and leadership using football. Recently, EL partnered with CFI to run this program in Battambang, Cambodia with young people in public school to help them build their leadership skills. [...]

Channy Interview Finance Officer

By |2020-04-08T16:35:17+07:00April 8th, 2020|Student reporters|

Here she goes again, Channy, aged 12, a student at Pheam Ek Primary School and is one of the most active student reporters. In this story, she wants to know what it would be like to work at CFI, so she interviewed our Finance Officer and here are the answers. Channy: Could you please [...]


By |2020-03-18T16:37:09+07:00March 18th, 2020|Student reporters|

Dear CFI Family and Friends, We hope this email finds you all safe and well. The global COVID-19 pandemic is causing disruption and confusion, so we thought we should update you on how CFI is being affected, and the steps we’ve taken to protect the well-being of students and staff. On Monday, the Ministry [...]

A Day In My Life

By |2020-03-02T10:12:48+07:00March 2nd, 2020|Student reporters|

Mony is 11 years old. He’s one of the youngest members in CFI’s reporter club. He’s in grade six at Sorm M’nos Elementary School. He has written once and now he’s happy to share his daily activity with us. Children in Western countries may have different daily activities from the kids growing up in [...]