Monthly Archives: November 2012

New bamboo bunk beds for 50 children, Thailand

Usually for Thailand, sleeping on the ground on a thin mat is not an issue during the hot season. But during the cold season in the mountains it can get really chilly. The children ask us many times to get … Continue reading

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Foster parents visiting their foster child in Mae Hong Son province, Thailand

Last week our former volunteer Janina from Germany came to Thailand for her holiday. It has now been almost two years since she spent six month in one of the Rain Tree Foundation’s children’s home. She decided to continue her … Continue reading

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Karen Coffee Processing in Phrao, Thailand

It has been now our third year working with coffee growing communities in Thailand. The coffee is stored in the so called parchment skin and just before going to the roasting companies this skin needs to be removed by a … Continue reading

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BioSand Filter follow up for a village in Phayao, Thailand

In 2010/2011 we installed 147 BioSand Filters Phayao province, North Thailand and it was time again to make a follow up trip to ensure the proper use and function of the filters. The BioSand Filters are in proper use but … Continue reading

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Team retreat in the Mae Pan Waterfall, Thailand

By the end of October we were able to have all the people working with the Rain Tree Foundation in one place. We set up a retreat combined with group lessons which were held by Adjarn Pakdee who did in … Continue reading

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