Category: Meet Our Staff

Posted on: August 21, 2014 Posted by: Alida kalejs Comments: 0

Welcome Mealea

PEPY has been working with students from the Kralanh District for nearly 10 years. Our mission is to invest time and resources in young people in Cambodia, working with them to connect them to the skills, systems, and inspiration necessary to achieve their goals. Keeping in line with our philosophies we are …

Posted on: October 28, 2013 Posted by: Amy McLoughlin Comments: 0

AUW Scholarship Students Graduate

When Kimsru first applied for a scholarship to study at the Asian University for Women (AUW), she barely understood English and did not even know where Bangladesh was. 5 years later, Kimsru has given a speech at the same symposium as Muhammad Yunus, writes English articles on social issues, and …

Posted on: September 30, 2013 Posted by: Jenna Ke Comments: 0

Staff Retreat: recharged and ready to go

Last week, PEPY enjoyed a well-deserved staff retreat at the tranquil Bronze Lake in Kampong Thom. If you have been following our blog, you will know that we have been working on some organizational changes lately, from implementing a strategic shift in direction to moving offices and setting up a …

Posted on: September 26, 2013 Posted by: Amy McLoughlin Comments: 0

PEPY Vision Starts at Home

Our vision is a future where all young Cambodians are empowered to achieve their dreams. And when we say all, we mean all. Not just the students in the schools we work with in Kralanh District, but students across the country. And not just students either, all young Cambodians. Therefore, …

Posted on: April 23, 2013 Posted by: Katherine Tempel Comments: 0

PEPY staff retreat

This month PEPY was able to go on a much anticipated staff retreat. Heading south the week before Khmer New Year, PEPY staff and volunteers where able to enjoy the beautiful beaches and surroundings of Sihanoukville from April 8th-11th. Taking the trip down in a group bus, the PEPY family …

Posted on: April 5, 2011 Posted by: PEPY Comments: 0

Thoughts from Thavry: Reflections from Abroad

Thavry joined PEPY in June 2008. She has worked for us in multiple capacities, including as a translator, a PEPY product manager, and an author of children’s books. After working with PEPY for just over a year, Thavry left her native Cambodia to study Information Management in the Czech Republic. …

Posted on: February 22, 2011 Posted by: michael Comments: 0

Quiet Contributions

Photo credit: Kronk Rith Sarakk is one of those behind the scenes people. Quietly working, you’d almost forget how many programs hinge on his efforts on a given day. Many of the programs the PEPY family has come to know and appreciate are coordinated and managed by a single, quiet, …

Posted on: February 21, 2011 Posted by: awatd Comments: 0

Watd Khouth Sochampa: Reflections on TEDxPhnom Penh

TEDx was an amazing opportunity to learn and share, and it inspired me to be what I want to be and to reach my dreams. I felt really lucky to learn from the experiences of successful people. Mike Rios was my favorite speaker. I learned a lot from his presentation. …

Posted on: February 21, 2011 Posted by: Kimline Comments: 0

Kimline Nuch: Reflections on TEDxPhnom Penh

TEDx was an amazing event that I have never ever joined before. The event inspired people to share, create new ideas, innovate, take initiative, and especially to build relationships with other participants. Building relationships with other participants helps us all improve our thinking so that we can reach our goal. …

Posted on: February 21, 2011 Posted by: Bopha Comments: 0

Bopha Soth: Reflections on TEDxPhnom Penh

Through our life, the easiest way to get information is to ask a question and listen to the answer. But more important than this is to share. How can we live without sharing? How can we learn from each other without sharing? TEDxPhnomPenh is a model for how Cambodians and …