Chauk Community, Myanmar

Chauk Community, Myanmar
  • Population26,725
  • Villages28
  • Temp30°C
The Chauk community is in a part of the country that receives very little rainfall. Many families live in isolated areas without electricity or running water. 

Children need to walk long distances to collect water - often from contaminated sources. Between gathering water and sickness, children often miss school. 

Many parents migrate from Chauk to search for regular employment and leave their children in the care of already struggling grandparents.

 



Your support is making a life-changing impact for children in Chauk.

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365 girls and boys learned how to plant gardens at home and started eating fresh vegetables regularly.

 
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921 young children benefited after their mothers attended cooking demonstrations on low cost, nutritious food.

 
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150 vulnerable children were given bicycles and now enjoy a safe and fast journey to school.

 
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545 children were empowered to report child abuse and other violence to child protection committee members.

 

Partnering together for a sustainable future.

By sponsoring children in Chauk community, you are making an incredible difference in vulnerable children’s lives.

Your support is helping Chauk community by improving the physical, emotional, spiritual and social well-being of the most vulnerable children.

Through decades of experience, we have proven that the most effective way to help a child is to strengthen their entire community, caring for every child along the way. In fact, because of these community-focused solutions, for every child you sponsor, 4 more benefit too!

Together, we are tackling the hard problems, such as changing mindsets and behaviours to address the root causes of poverty. We're focusing on building skills, hope and opportunity for the children of Chauk community.


“My friends and I learned how to protect ourselves during an earthquake. I used to be scared, but now I know what to do.”

- Myint (10), Chauk community, Myanmar



Transforming communities together.

We will continue our partnership with the Chauk community until 2023. Continuing to build knowledge, skills and resilience through sustainable projects; equipping the community to identify and effectively respond to needs as they arise.

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Started 2010
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Completing 2023





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