The village preschools provide young children the foundation for academic learning and the opportunity to learn how to interact with other children.
The children are introduced to the basics of reading and writing in both Khmer and English so that they may have an advantage upon enrollment in state school.
We also provide a food supplement program to support the children at many of our community preschools who otherwise might go without 3 nutritious meals per day. Through training courses given to the community leaders and mothers, the families rotate to cook a nutritious breakfast for the village children.
The preschool program has helped nearly 2,000 children, from ages 1 to 6, who receive education and a nutritious meal six days per week…