Rural Schools Program

Build a rural school or adopt an existing school and enhance it with computer training, English lessons, vegetable gardens and more! Give children of the rural poor areas of Cambodia opportunities for a better education and brighter life.

Rural Schools and List of Donors

The Cambodia Rural School Project

The Arbor School of Hope

The school donor Christina Schmidt (on the right) sits at the platform during the new school’s opening ceremony, while her father David Schmidt sits next to her. 

Ms. Schmidt addresses the students, teachers and villagers at the opening ceremony held in January 2010.

Ms. Schmidt cuts the ribbon to inaugurate the new school building.

Ms. Schmidt receives an official letter of gratitude from the Ministry of Education to thank her for her help for Cambodian students.

After the ceremony, Ms. Schmidt and her father pose for a souvenir photo with students and teachers in front of the new school.