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.

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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Thank you Maddi – Welcome Noei

Everyone who supports one of our foster children will have come to know the loving nature of Maddi. For almost 4 years, she has actively supported our work. And most importantly: Maddi has always put all her heart into it! … Continue reading

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Annual Report 2017

Finally we finished our annual report from 2017 with all details what we’ve done to get a step closer to “help people to help themselves”

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If you always do what you have to do, you miss all the fun

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World Water Day

Today is International World Water Day! This year, this day is under the common theme “Nature-based solutions for the water”. The aim of the UNESCO World Water Day is to draw attention to the importance of water as a livelihood … Continue reading

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WASH training with Leigh from Canada

Thank you Leigh for being with our foundation and train us on WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene). Even in such a short time you made a big impact; not only teaching our office staff and in one of our children’s … Continue reading

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