“THE NUGGETS DIRT BIKERS”

Pictured are a group of dirt bikers from NSW Australia, these generous guys have donated $1500 to build a toilet block of 4 toilets at the local Government Primary School in Cambodia. The school recently accepted 90 of our Village kids which bumped up the attendance numbers at the school to well over 500 children. They had 2 toilets, the school does not have money to build more, nor does the Education Department so we offered to help. A regular volunteer with CHOICE, Leanne Balkin asked for help from her brother Tony, hence the organization of an event and the donation from the “Nuggets Dirt Bikers”. The toilet block is now finished and in use, the cost was just under US$1,600.00. The children and all of us at CHOICE thank you all for your help.
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Our New Educational Schedule for the coming year.

The Khmer school year begins in October, now we transport around 135 children to and from the Village for education Monday to Saturday. About 50, only attend the Government Schools. 40 attend both the CHOICE Center for English and Computer training plus the Government School, another 5 are sewing students at the CHOICE Center. Another 40 are Kindergarten children that are transported at different times. Those attending the Center are given lunch thats up to 95 meals Mondays to Saturdays including Staff.

CHOICE supply all their uniforms, bags etc. CHOICE are about to begin the building of a toilet block consisting of 4 toilets with septic tanks at the Government school, currently they only have 2 toilets for over 500 students.

Medical Clinic November 2012.

Our President and Paramedic Rudi with nurse Kunthea, running the fortnightly medical clinic at the CHOICE Center. Many are treated and severe cases are taken to major hospitals for further treatment, such as Cchan. We will be taking 15 year old Cchan to Siem Reap for a heart Operation on the 28th November. Note the new medical closet in the background.