Author Archives: Lee

Kajsiab Children Education: Up to College

3 of our young people at Kajsiab will go to college upcoming year – that is – only if we can find funding.This is LilyWe have been very worried about Lily the whole past year. Lily graduated and needs to go to college. Lily is an orphan who first went to orphanage school.She never had […]

May 2020 Kajsiab Kids Profile: Siiwaa

“Be the change you wish to see in the world” M. Gandhi              Baauw and SiiwaaBaauw came 8 years ago to Kajsiab Shelter, and started working as a trainee at Daauw Home.  Baauw was refused to marry the man she was in love with. After a few years – full […]

May 2020 Kajsiab Team Profile: Baauw

Hi everybody!Now the rains are coming soon in Laos at Project Kajsiab Shelter…..we need to prepare for the rains.Meanwhile the Kajsiab children are having a good time!There is such a difference – at Kajsiab Shelter or in a mountain village.These days in a village most of the people struggling to survive and the children growing […]

Kajsiab Kids Profile Ong May 2020

Meet Ong!Hi everybody!I am 18 years old.My Village where I was born and lived is Baan Pha Dang. This is about half way to Luang Prabang.I lived here until Zjong took me to Kajsiab Shelter when I was 10 years oldMy mother died due to cancer, struggling for 6 years. My father was not always […]

May 2020 Kajsiab Kids Profile Hnong

This is HnongHnong is a ten-year-old girl. She has had two fathers, and they both passed away, due to drug related issues and addiction. Hnong was moving from house to house with her mother and siblings after that, having no decent place to stay and no rights to be anywhere.Finally, her mother found Kajsiab. Now […]

Volunteer Caleb

Caleb wanted to volunteer in Laos, and chose Daauw Village at Huay Xai to do his volunteering.   He has been with us for three months last year, working with us as a volunteer, combining the cultural exchange with working on his personal future plans. Surrounded with nature and children in Daauw Bungalows, playing his […]

Volunteer Laure

What a wonderful month it has been with Laure; our long term volunteer. Laure had an immediate connection with the women and children from the mountains on a deeper level, in a way we don’t get to see that much and we have have all cherished our moments with her.Laure’s specialty was to go with […]

Volunteer Jenny

The first year Jenny came to us with her friend Gisèle they volunteered for a month helping out to make new products fort he Women’s Workplace and showing the women new idea’s and teaching them how tob e creative in products and also in Life. They also taught English and French! The women have felt […]

Volunteer Sarah

Sarah  Kajsiab team was very happy to welcome Sarah again.Sarah came for the first time volunteering a few years ago when the project just started. Ever since she has been closely connected to Project Kajsiab Laos. She has been supporting Baauw and Siiwaa for a few years during their training and self-sustainability program.She has also […]

Volunteer Hayley

Hayley Joyell SmithKajsiab team was very happy to welcome Hayley some years ago.Hayley is one of these rare people in the world that have this amazing energy of turning ideas into reality in a very short time. Creating and making it happen immediately just like that. This is what happened when she arrived at Daauw […]