Tag: Reflections

Posted on: January 28, 2016 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Team-Building in the Trees

In December 2015, the new intake of scholarship students and two members of PEPY Empowering Youth staff, Channa and Mealea, took a trip to Jombok Hoas in Preah Vihear Province. Jombok Hoas is an adventure retreat run by ADRA, located in stunning surroundings of dense forest, where visitors have the …

Posted on: September 15, 2015 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

A big change at PEPY Empowering Youth

Today, we would like to share with you some big news for PEPY Empowering Youth! This news is equal parts sad and exciting….today, we announce that Kimline Nuch has sadly stepped down from her role as Executive Director to pursue her dream of founding her own accountancy consulting firm. Kimline …

Posted on: December 17, 2013 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Thank you 2013 supporters!

We could not have done it without you… 2013 has been a fabulous year for PEPY, and we couldn’t have done it without the amazing and generous support of our donors. As the year comes to a close, everyone at the PEPY family would love to send a big THANK …

Posted on: June 14, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

When the Going Gets Tough – A Tale From PEPY Tours

Read a touching piece from PEPY Tours participant, Hanna Homfeld, who joined us from Texas a few months ago. She reflects on how feeling sick and then being cared for helped her have a new look at humanity upon her return home. Thank you Hanna for sharing this story! March …

Posted on: April 5, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem 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: March 21, 2011 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Why The Independent Project Inspires Us at PEPY

We are so inspired by the article about The Independent Project in the New York Times last week. In Massachusetts, a group of 8 high school students, ranging from 15 to 17 years of age, successfully designed and operated their own school within a school, calling it The Independent Project. …