THIS IS PHILANTHROPY

I don’t feel all too well today.  The heat in the village is starting to weigh me down.  Its as if I’m carrying an extra 30 kilos of body weight.  The...

I’ve lost count of how many days I have spent in the village, so far.  I think it’s about 4 nights or so. Slowly, I’m learning what life is all about...

The first night in the village was a complete success.  A commune of young students in their 20’s who dropped out of school due to the fact that they were unable...

I finally made it out here into the village.  I applied for this role about 2 months ago, and I have been patiently awaiting for my time to come.   Where...

Half an hour out from town, I set off on my motorbike heading towards the rural outskirts of Battambang.  The ride was stunning. The road stretches so far, displaying a variety...

I learned a lot during my time spent working alongside a team of Cambodian millennial professionals.  I was impressed with the vast group of young, open minded individuals so eager to...

Up at 7:30 am, I had to get my bicycle to the nearest hangout spot so my friend could pick it up.  It was one of the many possessions I handed...

At first, you waltz in ready to save the nation – guns blazing, and all.  You are a naive rookie.  You have no idea what goes on here.  Everything is romanticized. ...

I had experienced some pretty good times throughout my childhood and my early adulthood.  When we were 15 years old, I helped stage an amateur home video series.  There were 6...

It’s now time stop putting on the front in front of the camera.  I promised you that I would keep this as real and as raw as possible.  I have been...