By Baan Unrak on Oct 05, 2018 04:50 pm
Today we have officially started the midterm holiday. The children are overjoyed. School has finished from the 29th of September until the 31st of October. Until now the children have dedicated their time to help the home in fulfilling different tasks around the facility. Some children helped in the construction of the future ping pong hall. … Continue reading "Happy midterm holiday"
By Baan Unrak on Oct 03, 2018 03:02 pm
To love and care are values that shine through at Baan Unrak. And this is very evident when experiencing the support that Dokbua provides to her ‘Baan Unrak family’, especially when they are sick. During a recent outbreak of measles, 6 of 15 children were affected and hospitalized. Many of the children requested Dokbua to … Continue reading "The Beautiful soul of Dokbua"
By Baan Unrak on Oct 02, 2018 04:48 pm
Dipti is a 16-year-old young intelligent girl who has been living in our organization since she was 4. She is one of the smartest kids around here and we got that proof after she received an award for coming first in her entire class. When we asked her which subject was her favorite, she replied … Continue reading "Beautiful Mind"
By Baan Unrak on Sep 30, 2018 07:10 pm
“Thank you, to have made my life exciting” were the words Didi had to say when expressing her feelings to all the children and staff of Baan Unrak, who were gathered in the big dining hall, after extinguishing hundreds of candles which were lightened up. It was Didi’s birthday, the founder of Baan Unrak. The … Continue reading "A festival of light for our founder"
By Baan Unrak on Sep 27, 2018 04:51 pm
The teachers of Ban Huai Khayeng desperately needed an English teacher and came looking for one in our organization. Baan Unrak Management agreed to let 3 of the volunteers visit them on such short notice. We were told that the entire institution had no English background and the teachers were also struggling to reach a … Continue reading "A school in the valley"
By Baan Unrak on Sep 24, 2018 12:02 pm
The medical team of the Thai army from Kanchanaburi paid us a surprise visit early Sunday morning. The head of the village made his way up to Baan Unrak, telling us that the medical team of the Thai army would be coming to monitor the health of the children. The army were worried about our … Continue reading "Soldiers and Sangklaburi governor at Baan Unrak"
By Baan Unrak on Sep 17, 2018 10:59 am
It was one of the darkest nights in the month of September. We could hear the sound of manylittle feet running,coming from the forest near the newly built bamboo bridge and other sounds of splashing in the flooded area accompanied by children’s exciting voices. Our boys were running to meet us. They wanted to help … Continue reading "High spirited energy"
By Baan Unrak on Sep 12, 2018 06:04 pm
We all love our house. It is huge, it has accommodated us for so many years. It is a comfort for all of us. It is our big mother. But now it is peeling out and is crumbling down. It requires fixing and needs maintenance. Our construction workers have too much on their hands and … Continue reading "Our Dear Uncle Yudi"