Empower 325 Cambodian Families to be Self Reliant

by Cambodian Rural Development Team
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Summary

This project will provide 21 local community based organizations (CBOs) with the alternative livelihood training and materials necessary to transform their own communities.
$10,767
total raised
105
donors
0
monthly donors
5
years active

Challenge

Srey Phoom, her family and her neighbors are no strangers to the crippling effects of poverty in rural Cambodia. With dignity and strength her community struggles to provide itself with basic needs on a daily basis. Rising to this challenge her and her neighbors have formed village-based community groups to organize and support one another towards transforming their own lives. Srey Phoom's is the face of new leadership- writing a new just, sustainable future for rural Cambodia.

Solution

Strengthening capacity for the growth and sustainability of twenty one community groups while providing small grant support aimed at self sufficiency and an end to the dependence on outside support.

Long-Term Impact

By working to empower community groups rather than providing charitable support, this project creates not only concrete livelihood development but also new leadership working towards a Cambodia free from poverty and environmental degradation.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a PDF file (projdoc.pdf).

Resources

http:/​/​www.crdt.org.kh
Background of the project on CRDT's website
Integrated Development for Damrei Phong Project
Case Study of A Tale of Two Families

Organization Information

Cambodian Rural Development Team

Location: Kratie Town, Kratie Province - Cambodia
Website: http:/​/​www.crdt.org.kh
Project Leader:
Or Channy
Executive Director
Kratie town, Kratie Cambodia

Funded Project!

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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