Community Service Projects

Cambodia

 

28 Days | Summer 2018
Community Service Projects

 

Cambodia

 

28 Days | Summer 2018

Cambodia community service projects completed in partnership with Prek Preah Sdach Primary School.

  • Constructed a 2-by-112-foot wall with nine 5-foot pillars:
    • Cleared trash and debris from property.
    • Dug a trench for the foundation using hoes, shovels and pry bars.
    • Filled the trench with stone, concrete and rebar, creating the foundation.
    • Framed the walls with rebar pillars and wood.
    • Filled the rebar pillars with concrete and the walls with concrete and bricks.
    • Painting the walls.
    • Prek Preah Sdach serves about 200 children year-round. Before this project, there was no perimeter wall enclosing the school..
  • Led classes for about 200 primary school students that aimed to improve their English:
    • Developed lesson plans and lesson debriefs.
    • Included games which incorporated lesson themes and introduced new vocabulary.
    • Practiced sentence construction and conversations and provided lesson reviews at the end of each day.

Team Cambodia

Leaders: Kannika Pho, Ashton Smalling, David Wenzel

ParticipantsBaker Dill, Elam Fifer-Whiting, Ethan Martin, Jada Howard, Jessie Page, Lydia Ghozeil, Reese Eldert-Moore, Shanlu Zhao, Sierra O’Brien, Thomas Hoffmann, Yuyi Huang

Recent Blog Posts

Spotlight: Arielle Ortega (Participant)

Spotlight: Arielle Ortega (Participant)

Interview with 2019 Montana Blackfeet participant, Arielle Ortega, on what she is up to now, what she took away from the teen service trip, and where she is headed.
Spotlight: Leyri Garcia (Leader Photographer)

Spotlight: Leyri Garcia (Leader Photographer)

Leyri Garcia hails from the Dominican Republic and joined the VISIONS family in 2010. Back then, he was a young community member looking to help out and practice his English. He grew with VISIONS into a leadership role and has been a terrific member of our summer staff since 2015. Check out some of his amazing photography!

Team Cambodia

Leaders: Kannika Pho, Ashton Smalling, David Wenzel

ParticipantsBaker Dill, Elam Fifer-Whiting, Ethan Martin, Jada Howard, Jessie Page, Lydia Ghozeil, Reese Eldert-Moore, Shanlu Zhao, Sierra O’Brien, Thomas Hoffmann, Yuyi Huang

Recent Blog Posts

Spotlight: Arielle Ortega (Participant)

Spotlight: Arielle Ortega (Participant)

Interview with 2019 Montana Blackfeet participant, Arielle Ortega, on what she is up to now, what she took away from the teen service trip, and where she is headed.
Spotlight: Leyri Garcia (Leader Photographer)

Spotlight: Leyri Garcia (Leader Photographer)

Leyri Garcia hails from the Dominican Republic and joined the VISIONS family in 2010. Back then, he was a young community member looking to help out and practice his English. He grew with VISIONS into a leadership role and has been a terrific member of our summer staff since 2015. Check out some of his amazing photography!