Diego Orlandini, USA

Diego Orlandini, USA It changed my life. I volunteered`in early 2013 right before Song abandoned the orange robes to pursuit his other calling. It was an important time in my life to see the man and the vision and everything that he has accomplished in the name of the hundreds of kids who know how 

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Liam Bourke, Australia

I first heard about the Samart School (like most) from a friend, while I was travelling through Cambodia. I had been looking for an opportunity to so some more volunteer work and there’s something about the Cambodian people that made the idea of spending time in Siem Reap very appealing. Upon arrival at the school 

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Philip Desmarais, Canada

Philip Desmarais, Canada I heard about Chhan School from my friend Nicole from Holland. We volunteered together in Nepal. She heard about it from a guy in Bangkok and so the word spread. I arrived in Siam Reap knowing very little about what I was getting into but nonetheless took the leap of faith that 

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Libby Small, England

Libby Small, England The most memorable experiences when travelling are down to those who you’ve met. Especially if they’re locals. In order to really get a taste of where you are it’s obvious to mingle with the locals. Even better, to live with them. When you volunteer at Chhan School you get a whole package, 

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Hildr Vogelesang, Netherlands

Hildr Vogelesang, Netherlands I came to Cambodia end of February, 2012. I stayed at I Win Hostel in Siem Reap those first days. I toured Angkor Wat, visited Pub Street at night, ate at the cheapest places with the locals. By this time I had already been traveling for four months. I had been in 

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Leif Olson, USA

Leif Olson, USA During a six day stay in Siem Reap in 2012 I saw a poster on the wall of guesthouse requesting volunteers at a school in a nearby village. I had spent some of my time in Southeast Asia volunteering at schools already so I decided to check it out for a few 

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Brittany Boothroyd, Canada

Before I arrived at Samart school, I was nervous because I had just recently started travelling alone, and had never done anything like this before. Once I arrived though, I felt very welcome and comfortable. My nine days spent at Samart school were the best nine days of my trip. I met some amazing staff 

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