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 Doun Meas Nippon Foundation School under construction

(November, 2001)

Number of School: 100
Name of School: The Doun Meas Nippon Foundation School
Name of Donor: The Nippon Foundation
Location of School
Province: Kratie
District: Snoul
Commune: Sre Cha
Village: Doun Meas
Status: Complete
Start of Construction: July 5, 2001
End of Construction: December 6, 2001
District Population: 37,494
Student Body: 115
Distance from Phnom Penh 379 km
Travel time :00 (dry season) / 6:30 (wet)
Teaching Staff: 2
Classrooms: 4
Average students per class: 30

Some of the houses in Doun Meas Village

(November, 2001)

In Their Own Words. . . 

Mr. Chhim Seang is the director of the Doun Meas Nippon Foundation School.
Chea Chnaneth is an 11-year-old.
Roeun Rath is a 13-year-old.
Mrs. Seng Kim Srun is a farmer living near the school.  Her husband is a farmer.