Sustainable Cambodia Inc
Rating: 5 stars 1 review
Issues: International, Economic Development, Microfinance
Location: 101 Se 2ND Pl Ste 201A Ste 201-A Gainesville FL 32601 USA
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I have been a donor with Sustainable Cambodia since 2004. I was inspired to help young girls obtain education after visiting and seeing the many amputees, overwhelming poverty, and young female prostitutes who have no other way to survive.
I am really pleased with the way the program has grown to create more education, food, health, and business opportunities for the poor people of Pursat. I am kept informed of progress, have personal contact with my sponsored child, and feel confident that my money is going to the programs that they are designed to help.
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
I've watched one girl go from being in grade school to now being in college where she is studying to be a banker. We keep in regular contact (In English) via facebook. She's a delightful girl!
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
Not much really. I think the organization has stayed true to its vision. They improve the lives of the village, but don't impose a western way of life or religion on the people they serve. Villager help to build any projects that require building. Locals provide the education. Most of the effort and money comes from and stays in the village.