Accommodation

    Luang Say Lodge & Cruises

    Project

    Luang Say Cruise regularly visits the villages of Ban Baw and Ban Huay Phalam along the Mekong River. We work with these schools to help support the education in their primary schools, which support more than 200 children from the ages of 3 through 12 years old.

    Needs

    General School Supplies:
    Book Bags, College-Ruled Paper, Colored Pencils, Erasers, Handheld Pencil Sharpeners, Pencils, and Pencil Cases/Bags

    Reference Materials:
    (English) Dictionaries

    Flash Cards:
    (English) Alphabet and Math

    Text/Reading Books:
    (English) Age-Appropriate Story Books

    Sports/Outdoor Activity:
    Netball/Basketballs, Soccer Balls,

    Clothing/Shoes:
    New or Gently Used Children’s Clothing and Shoes and Warm Coats

    First Aid/Health:
    Antibiotic Ointment and Band-Aids

    Office Supplies:
    Printer Paper

    Initiatives Supported

    All the needs are current as of July 6, 2020

    Listed on this page are the specific needs requested by the community project(s) so you can choose exactly what to pack for a purpose and express your gratitude to the local community with the supplies you take them.

    Candy and balloons are not on the needs list as they are harmful for the children and the environment for the following reasons:
    • Few of the children benefiting from these projects have access to toothpaste, toothbrushes, or a dentist. The candy promotes cavities.
    • The balloons once they become deflated are a choking hazard for local wildlife.

    Instead of taking candy or balloons, use that space for additional requested supplies, as they are priceless.