DONATE NOW
IMG_6695

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 […]
thecharisproject_lalahtwe-5

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.
thecharisproject_teakvillage-7

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.
print-file-poster-aaron-size-small-design-001

More Love, More Power

Lovans

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 […]
thecharisproject_fooddelivery-7

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.
thecharisproject_staff-16

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, sometimes he drives for 8 hours […]
DSC01905

Jan – Office Manager

With quiet competence, humility, and loads of experience, Jan keeps everything running in the Shade Tree Foundation office. (Shade Tree is the Thai foundation established by […]
IMG_9712

Carrien Blue

If you get the impression our US team is bigger than it actually is, that’s probably because Carrien is taking care of things in the background. Since […]
thecharisproject_siasclass-1

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.

How Farming in Thailand Embodies the Gospel

So what does farming have to do with the gospel?  Farming is food and the gospel has to do with going to heaven, right?  To be […]
thecharisproject_tintin-5

TinTin – Family Support Director

“Don’t give up your dreams. Try to see everything in a positive light. Trust people. Don’t compare your story with other people’s stories. You are not alone in the world.”