Mini Van for Hand to Hand Kid's Medical/Dental/Optical Fund poor children/families Selling items made in the furniture project Learning to grow food

Hand to Hand Foundation

Org #47122
Vetted since 2018
2010
year founded
$121,844
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
3
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

The reality for many underprivileged people in Pattaya, is a life that is entrapped by poverty and abuse. Their lives are marked by a lack of adequate care, food, shelter and an uncertainty about the future. Many of these people earn a meager living as street vendors, garbage collectors, prostitutes or beggars. Drug & alcohol abuse is common in these communities, making them very dangerous places for children to grow up in. Those living in the slums are also at constant risk of abuse and exploitation, and a way to break out of this cycle of poverty seems almost impossible. Slum dwellers are often without the benefits of a house registration, which is needed to access healthcare, educati... read more

Project Leaders
Margaret Grainger
Margaret Grainger
Team
Nokrata Partridge, Julia Mc Connell, Wasana Phutanurak
Organization Information
418/39 Suksabai Villa 3
Pattaya, 20150
Thailand
+66890936067
Organization Information
418/39 Suksabai Villa 3
Pattaya, 20150
Thailand
+66890936067

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Let the new year begin!

By Margaret Grainger | Vice President

The Thai school academic year begins at the end of May and continues until mid-March the next year, so we have been very busy getting all of our students’ new uniforms, books and stationary... Read the full report ›

A little help makes life long changes!

By Margaret Grainger | Vice President

It has been an exciting few months and we have been able to help hundreds of people receive free dental care. Khun Waan is a 56 year old lady who came to hand to hand many years ago. For most of her... Read the full report ›

Mushrooms are blooming!

By Margaret Grainger | Vice President

Last month we began a mushroom farm. We purchased 500 mushroom starter bags from a local farmer. These bags are filled with mushroom spores, sawdust and other materials to help support growth. Each... Read the full report ›
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