Soap4Kids focuses on hand washing with soap to improve children's hygiene and to empower women to make, use and sell soap to expand the use of soap and generate incremental income.

Japanese Womens Group Visits Give Chidren A Choice

The Japanese Womens Group in Vientiane recently visited Give Children A Choice to learn about our newest project to help the children in Laos, Soap4Kids!


Kayeng Yang Update: Kayeng Starts School - January 26, 2014

Kayeng is now attending school at the new Makutkiriwan School for the Blind, located in Chao Yai, Korat, Thailand. It is located about 3 hours north of Bangkok. The school is sponsored by the Luangpu Bunyarit, a monk who will be 100 years old on February 18, 2014. Senior Monk Bunyarit's students over the years are funding the Makutkiriwan Foundation, who in turn is supporting the school construction and operations. The head monk of the Makutkiriwan has been anxious to have Kayeng join the school. 

Kayeng Yang Update: Vientiane to Bumrungrad Hospital, Bangkok

Kayeng and his family come to Vientiane to visit GCAC

Kayeng and his family come to Vientiane so that Give Children A Choice can take them to Bangkok, Thailand for further treatment and checkups from his surgeries at Bumrungrad Hospital.

Giving the Gift of Reading - Pak Khan and Aine Savanh Preschools

Reading Book Delivery – Pak Khan Preschool – Next Stop

Our next stop was our Pak Kahn Preschool. The preschool is located in the Xieng Nguen District Center (actually, co-located on the same grounds as the district government offices), located about 45 minutes south of Luang Prabang city on Highway 13 south.

Giving the Gift of Reading - Pak Ou and Suane Luang Preschools

Reading Book Delivery - Pak Ou Village - Christmas Day Stop

It was Christmas Day! Merry Christmas! We got a late start and decided to drive to Pak Ou Village (a 30 minute drive vs. 2 hour+ boat ride).