Tag: travel

Posted on: September 18, 2015 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Konnitha’s trip to Scotland

  In early August, PEPY Empowering Youth’s Finance and Admin Manager, Konnitha, traveled to Scotland for ten days. She embarked upon the trip as part of the Findhorn Foundation’s School of Youth program. The Findhorn Foundation is a holistic learning center which holds the aim of inspiring and encouraging a …

Posted on: January 17, 2014 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

PEPY Ride IX

The 9th annual PEPY Ride has come to a sweat-soaked and satisfying end. Participants have zipped across Cambodia, experienced Khmer culture, and learned about international development. Plus they’ve raised a whopping $7,500 to support PEPY’s youth empowerment programs. Way to go, PEPY Riders! It all started in 2004, when Daniela …

Posted on: January 9, 2014 Posted by: Manin Oem Comments: 0

Rethinking Volunteer Travel

International volunteering has grown in popularity, and with so many people going abroad to “serve”, we worry that we are often forgetting a really important step: we have to learn before we can help. If we don’t research our options thoroughly, understand the context and culture of the communities we …