Phnom Penh

Out of the Dump

Out of the Dump

Results: Final Report

Our GO grant provided the 150 children living at CCH with warm, nutritious meals including cabbage, tofu, fried fish and/or eggs every day for a full year. CCH has rescued these children from a life of digging through the garbage of Steung Meanchey landfill – or “Smokey Mountain” dump as it’s known – to survive. These nutritious meals are an essential part of the children’s ability to concentrate and do well in school.

MEET THE LOCAL HERO

Mech Sokha

Local Hero Mech Sokha knows how it feels to be an orphan. He was the sole surviv...
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