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Abigail Barron

We’re thrilled to have Abigail with us again as a volunteer. Abigail’s competence, resilience and excellent attitude make her a great asset to our team. She is teaching […]
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A Family Almost Destroyed by Sickness

He had been sick for 4 months already, laying on a mat on the floor, wasting away. He never had the energy to get up and […]
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How Family is the School of Justice.

When men, women, and children live in families, they are experiencing justice and providing justice to others. This justice spreads, because as they gather in a community and the communities form the state, everyone has a stake in doing what is best for the least powerful among them and giving everyone his due, which is justice.
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Bringing Hope

This process of supporting families is messy, and hard. Not all stories end well. Often we meet someone in need too late. We can’t undo the damage done to a baby by malnutrition or violence. But we walk with the parents through their current reality and provide support for the present situation. And we keep looking to identify those most at risk, to find them soon enough, to prevent what can so easily be prevented.
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The Part You Play

I have the huge honor and privilege of playing my little part in making this possible and it is really working.

More Love, More Power

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The Lovan Family

We’re pleased to welcome the Lovan family to Charis Thailand. Nicole will be working on a community based child care project which trains potential child care […]
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Why We Are Focusing on Family Support

We have learned a lot since our days of just supporting an orphanage. Now we know that the best way to protect children is to help their birth families to be strong and safe wherever possible.
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Aaron Blue – Thailand Director

Aaron is always busy helping people solve problems. Sometimes it’s the Charis Team, local and foreign. Sometimes he’s helping tourists, or other expats who receive visas […]
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Christine – Office Manager

  Walk into The Charis Project’s office and the first thing you will likely see is Christine’s warm smile. She’ll greet you in English, Thai, Burmese, […]
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Meet Our Team – Pang

Pang grew up in a farming community in Karen State, Burma. Fifteen years ago, seeking security away from the ongoing conflict in Burma, his family settled […]
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Friday Evenings Under the Shady Tree

As the parents in this class begin to understand the developmental underpinnings of their children's behavior, they can begin to overcome generational cycles of using anger and reactive hitting to train their children.
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