Kasumisou Foundation

To assist the poorest of the poor by providing essential living support to families and children impacted by extreme poverty and/or HIV-AIDS in Cambodia.
Summer Arts Camp 2015 for Disadvantaged Youth
 
$2,250
$6,005
Raised
Remaining
If we can raise funding, for a cost of about $ 1.70 per day per camper, our anticipated 100 campers will include approximately 30 medically fragile children from the National Orphanage in Phnom Penh, children from our AIDS Patient Family Support Program and local children. Our Summer Arts Camp 2015 provides 8 weeks of fun and friendship for children while they learn about traditional Cambodian dance music , painting and drawing.
Educate Cambodian Kids Impacted by AIDs 2015~ 2
 
$1,090
$8,909
Raised
Remaining
This project will provide funds for education for the children in the Help Destitute Moms with AIDS Care for Their Kids. We provide tutoring as needed. We buy school kits and uniforms ($ 30 per child) We provide the small fees students in public school must pay to the teacher ( variable) as without these funds, many students are ridiculed, ignored or given failing grades by the teacher, so these fees are essential if students are to successfully access so called " public" education.
Build dreams! Send Cambodian Students to College!
 
$29,085
$5,915
Raised
Remaining
Few Cambodian students go on to college. For years we have nurtured and urged Kasumisou Foundation programs' students to dream of college. Now dreams are coming true! We started with 4 brand new High School grads from our Rural Assistance Program. Now there we have 12 students entering college and more on the way. All dared to dream of college. It's taken years to get these kids through school. Help us send them to college. Let's build some dreams by providing scholarships to help these kids! project reportread updates from the field
Arts for Cambodian Children & Orphans at Champey
 
$27,918
$17,082
Raised
Remaining
Champey Academy of Arts has grown from its original summer program and now provides year round fun,education and friendship to disadvantaged children and to orphans,building self esteem through classes in painting , drawing and in traditional Cambodian dance and music. The camp/academy now has dozens of year round neighborhood kids attending 3 hour morning or afternoon sessions 6 days per week. We will still offer a special summer program for children for the 2 month school break project reportread updates from the field
Help Destitute Moms with AIDS Care for Their Kids
 
$69,001
$30,998
Raised
Remaining
The AIDS Patient Family Support Program (FSP) provides housing, food and active mentoring and social support to homeless mothers suffering from AIDS so that they can properly care for their children. In addition to our goal of keeping fragiles together, we focus on keeping the children in these families in school, with a goal of helping them to break the cycle of inherited poverty. project reportread updates from the field
Rural Assistance Program Prey Veng (RAP) ,Cambodia
 
$2,080
$87,920
Raised
Remaining
Small farmers dependent upon a single annual rice crop live a subsistence life and face financial disaster and forced economic migration when the rains and rice crop fail. Since 2000, to combat this, RAP has educated farmers in the benefits of diversification for income stability,chemical free farming techiniques to increase yield and reforestation. RAP has also drilling nearly 500 water wells to provide reliable access to drinking water for farming families in the months long dry season. project reportread updates from the field
Jobs for Cambodian Youth
 
$10,000
$0
Raised
Remaining
This project provides a job track for 6 talented dancers from our previous dance school program. All six are under age 24, and have an average 10 years of intensive classical Khmer dance training. They are eager and able to serve as part time apprentice teachers for our Summer Arts Camp program and its newly developed growth into a year round program for dozens of local children. It also provides part time jobs for 3 of our college students who do various jobs at the school. project reportread updates from the field
Educate Cambodian Kids Impacted by AIDS
 
$10,929
$0
Raised
Remaining
This project will provide funds for education for the children in the Help Destitute Moms with AIDS Care for Their Kids whom we provide tutoring ( $ 15-mo) We buy school supplies and uniforms ($ 25 per child) We provide the small fees students in public school must pay to the teacher. Without these funds, many students are ridiculed, ignored or given failing grades by the teacher, so these fees are essential if students are to successfully access so called " public" education. project reportread updates from the field
Jobs for Cambodian Youth 2015 - Part 2
 
$5,000
$4,999
Raised
Remaining
This project,started Dec. 2013 has grown and provides a job track for 13 teens/young adults, Our youthful workers include a dance program graduate,new college graduate,6 college students from rural Prey Veng,two apprentice " practice" dancers and a high school student. These young people are eager to work in administrative or maintenance work , or by filling in as a practice dancer in classes.This work provides needed income to help students to support themselves while attending college. project reportread updates from the field

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