November 26, 2010
This is a wonderful organization founded by a woman who lived
in Burma before the military junta seized the govt. 48 years ago.
She now lives in Boulder. Colorado and runs the non-profit from
They support Burmese refugees who live in camps in Thailand
including 400 Burmese orphans who are provided with schooling.
Donations help support 4 clinics serving more than 7,000
refugees who have managed to escape from Burma and who
I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...
The organization sends out a newsletter annually with
the appeal for funds and lists all the projects that have
been provided to these refugees in the prior year.
Ways to make it better...
If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...
It is run locally at a minimum expense. The fundraising
is minimal and mainly word of mouth or through the
annual newsletter. The niece of the founder co-ordinates
the funding for projects in Thailand.
Donor & I have contributed to their annual appeal since moved to Colorado.