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Many impoverished children in rural Cambodia don’t have access to crucial items needed to attend primary school–uniforms and school supplies. The Ponheary Ly Foundation provides these “school bundles” to children who would otherwise not be going to school.
Once all the children from a village are present at their public school and properly equipped, the PLF supports the school to provide a quality of education that is equal to that which is accessible in the urban communities.

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PLF Brings Angkor High School Girl’s Dormitory into the Fold

By Lori Carlson

In Siem Reap there is a Girl’s Dormitory that is attached to Angkor High School. It was built and initially funded by the ADB (Asian Development Bank) and after the first two years of operations, it was handed over to the government to support and facilitate. Of course, the government had no plan in place for actually taking over operations for the dorm and it fell to ruin in short order.

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Elizabeth Weavers Volunteering Story

By Elizabeth Weaver

Elizabeth, her Dad Leon and brother Liam spent a couple of weeks volunteering with PLF  - this is Elizabeth’s account of her experience and why they want to keep returning.

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PLF Pride – Ream

By Jacqui Rawson

Ponheary Ly Foundation has so many students to be very proud of. A dedication to learn, the confidence to push themselves and an ongoing drive to succeed is regularly demonstrated by our students. (more…)

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Our Year In Photos – 2015

By Jacqui Rawson

Looking through the hundreds and hundreds of photos accumulated by staff, volunteers and supporters, over the past 12 months, I was reminded of not only all that has been accomplished but also of how many people have been involved. For both of those things, we are enormously grateful.

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Feeding The Need To Read

By Jacqui Rawson

The Ponheary Ly Foundation has three primary school libraries that are impressively well used by eager young readers.

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