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 front and left side of the Walter Kissinger Family School.

Number of School: 221
Name of School: The Walter Kissinger Family School
Name of Donor: The Walter Kissinger Family
Location of School
Province: Koh Kong
District: Sre Ambel
Commune: Sre Ambel
Village: Phnom Sralao
Status: Complete
Start of construction: 25 February 2003
End of construction: 10 January 2004
Student Body: 216
Teaching Staff: 5
Classrooms: 5
Average Students per class: 30
Distance from city: 150 km
Travel Time: 6 hours

The right signboard of the Walter Kissinger Family School.

A small veranda on the school grounds where Buddhist monks study.

Two neighbors’ houses near the school grounds. 

In Their Own Words. . . 

Mr. Sok Vannak, the 26-year old director of the Walter Kissinger School.
Tha Thay, a 16-year old boy in the 4th grade at the school.
Kear Somaly, a 14-year old girl attending the 3rd grade at the Walter Kissinger Family School.
Meah Chanthol, a 36-year old farmer whose younger brother attends the Walter Kissinger Family School.