Author Archives: Raintree-Foundation

About Raintree-Foundation

The Raintree Foundation is a grassroots social non-government organization registered under the Ministry of Interior, mainly operating in Thailand among rural and underdeveloped communities. The aim is to help people through education, appropriate technology and self help projects to improve their living standards. The organization was founded in 1992. It has grown over the years and now serves more than 200 children in 6 projects Present projects are Children’s Homes, Day-Care Centers, manufacturing bamboo and herbal products, informal vocational training, providing villages with clean drinking water by providing appropriate filter systems and supplying water through various pump systems. The staff at Raintree Foundation is continuously looking for new opportunities and ideas as how to better help rural people. The local staff at the foundation is from various local ethnic tribal groups in Thailand.

One Team

For more than 8 years we’ve been working together with our partner organization Thai Care e.V. in Germany very closely! In addition to the daily e-mails that are required to be able to run our foster project optimally, to discuss … Continue reading

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Thai Care member runs Berlin Marathon to help children

The countdown is on –> only 3 weeks left! On September 16th the Berlin Marathon takes place for the 45th time. Our member and treasurer Markus Brouer is starting as a runner for the first time and of course, wholeheartedly … Continue reading

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Children’s home gets new solar pump!

The donation of the company Kreyenhop & Kluge GmbH & Co. KGhelped us to finally realize the dream of a solar pump for the children’s home in Mae Hae. The water supply for the children’s home has always been our top … Continue reading

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“Under my umbrella, ella ella, eh eh …”

Rihanna knew how important an umbrella is in the pouring rain 😉 Thanks to Helmut and Uli for the great donation! Perfect to brave the rainy season in the mountains of Northern Thailand! The children can now get to school without … Continue reading

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W.A.S.H (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene)

Another workshop done !! Our staff need to learn as well as the children. Awareness and best practices about what WASH is all about. Feel free and share 🙂

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Bye Bye Interns

On Wednesday we said goodbye to the three long-term interns Christina, Dennis and Jeremias, who gave us great support for a year. After the debriefing they are now heading back to Germany. Here is an excerpt from their report: “On … Continue reading

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And again…..

And again, 30 more families are provided with safe and clean drinking water for their future. Thank you to all your support. For more info’s or any questions, have a look at our web pages http://www.raintree-foundation.org or http://www.thaicare.de or just … Continue reading

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