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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.

Oh, you haven’t heard from us…

… for such a long time! That’s why we would like to give you a little update today. Our children from all projects are doing incredibly well. The school year is over and some of the children’s home kids are … Continue reading

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Our foster children :-)

Hello everyone This morning I wrote with Suda, the care worker of our foster children from Mae La Noi and she sent me some great videos. The children are always happy writing letters to their foster parents and are especially … Continue reading

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Nothing better than Happy Children !

“Childhood is about innocence and playfulness. It is about joy and freedom. “What a treasure to see how happy the children in our children‘s home are https://fb.watch/38R3WDfOK7/

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A little Christmas story…..

A little Christmas story from Germany that happened today:The Christ Child seems to come in the form of a young man with a mask this year. The doorbell just rang at the door of my mom Elfriede (2nd chairwoman of … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

We are very thankful for all friends, families, individuals, supporters, and helpers. Without you 2020 wouldn’t have been as successful as it has been! Even in difficult times we will never loose our focus to “help people, so they can … Continue reading

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Khruu Noi’s Farewell

Khruu Noi’s last official Skype appointment with Anne from Thai Care Germany. Today is Noi’s last day at the Raintree Office, because Noi says goodbye to her well-deserved retirement.We wish her all the best.Who will take over her part in … Continue reading

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Christmas Surprise

Last Thursday our 1st chairwoman Anne Brouer got a very surprising call. Anika Lindner, longtime sponsor of Thai Care e.V. and owner of the store Himmel No.7 in Friesoythe, has won the store window competition and would like to donate … Continue reading

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Christmas Time

We wish you a wonderful 2nd Advent and a cozy Christmas season. Photo: Erin Shepley, Photographers without borders http://erinshepleyphotography.com/

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Thank You !! to the German Embassy in Bangkok for your support :-)

สถานทูตเยอรมนียินดีที่ได้ให้ความช่วยเหลือเด็กและผู้ป่วย HIV ในพื้นที่ห่างไกลทางภาคเหนือของไทย เพื่อนร่วมงานของเราได้เดินทางไปที่นั้นและได้เยี่ยมชมโครงการเหล่านี้ดูวิดีโอที่นี่: The German Embassy is glad to assist children and HIV patients in remote areas of Northern Thailand. Our colleague was in the North of Thailand and visited these projects.More about this in this video: Die deutsche … Continue reading

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Photographers without borders

Photo: Erin Shepley, Photographers without borders http://erinshepleyphotography.com/

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