Tribal children in Maehongson have been knitting hats to keep younger children protected from cold weather in Thailand. Toys for Thailand funded the knitting project in cooperation with the MHS Ed. Development Association. The warm hearts project was a gift from T4T donor Rachnee Keirsey. Special acknowledgment to Archi Chi and Koon Ohm for managing the project and Sombut Neegree for hat delivery Read more about Warm Hats and Hearts[…]
January 28, 2016 Tribal children in Maehongson are using blankets to keep the chill off their bones during the current cold spell in Thailand. Toys for Thailand delivered blankets to Maehongson in December 2015 and more to come in January 2016, thanks to a donation from Rachnee Keirsey. The minimum temperature in Northern Thailand is forecast at Read more about Blanket Delivery[…]
Supporter Nan Crowder funded 10 Toys for Thailand scholarships. The scholarships were awarded to Hill Tribal students on December 24, 2015 at our Small World Maehongson Festival. Thank you Nan for your gift of HOPE. Nan owns PureLife Thai Spa in Cardiff, CA where you can enjoy authentic Thai massage.
Toys for Thailand board member Sean Cuadra uses Tribal handicrafts from Northern Thailand to create a special gift. The gift contains the Toys for Thailand Kindness Without Borders Bag, a backpack made with Akha Tribal fabric, a Karen handwoven scarf, two elephant notebooks and a beautiful Lahu embroidery piece purchased at the Small World Maehongson Read more about Tribal Treasures[…]
Acknowledging Betty de Graaf, a Physical Therapist living in Holland for supporting the Tribal children in Musser Nai with instructional resources, and funding 15 Toys for Thailand scholarships presented on Dec. 24, 2015 (a gift from the Revalidaatie Centrum Heliomare). Betty visited Musser Nai and Maehongson in December 2014 as a T4T volunteer.
Bangkok 101 Magazine highlights Toys for Thailand and the Small World Maehongson Festival: http://www.bangkok101.com/small-world-big-impact/
Unsolicited gift to Toys for Thailand from owner of The Basil Box Restaurant in Ontario, Canada www.thebasilbox.com The owner Peter Chiu writes, I made a temple promise while traveling in SE Asia, that for each new restaurant I open, I will donate money to an organization that benefits those in need in Thailand. I found your organization through Read more about Surprising Kindness[…]
Technology giant, QUALCOMM matches Toys for Thailand gift from Qcom engineer Jittra Jootar. The donation will connect remote Huay Pu Keng School and Long Neck Village (Maehongson,Thailand) with the outside world and provide solar panels and charger for telecommunication power. The T4T project will be completed by graduate students from the Dept. of Renewable Energy Read more about Double the Donation[…]