?From the Earth-Eating Boy to Tsunami Affected Children
What the Project for the Little Hungry has done through 25 years??
?I had started to help the poor rural children through the Project for the Little Hungry since the donation started at 30 Baht? (FCD. has been working for 25 years. Time flied!!!). I was very glad to help these poor children. Khun Pensiri, the official of Ministry of Commerce
Project for the Little Hungry, Foundation for Child Development (FCD.) has provided assistance for the poor rural children through 25 years especially the malnourished children through the participation of people in the communities by giving lunch program / nutrition and agriculture for lunch program. Project for the Little Hungry was very well known through the advertisement published in English newspaper ?the earth-eating boy? in 1985. Currently is 2007, many parties in the social would like to know ?what Project for the Little Hungry works for today?? since there were no big news from the project through the media. In occasion of 25th Anniversary, Project for the Little Hungry has been working about the prevention for rural children problem and solution by the community which is the dominant project currently.
FCD, therefore, could be summarized about the concept and implementation of the Project for the Little Hungry throughout 25 years as follows:
1979-1985 Provided assistance to malnourished children and involved the community participation
1986-1991 Focused on child development in all its forms; body, mind and spirit plus lunch program
1992-1997 Strengthened the power of families, communities and teacher networks against economics problems
1998-2002 Confronted the economics problems through elevating the quality of life by the community for children prevention
2003-2007 Established volunteers for children prevention, provided assistance to Tsunami affected children and families and the children and families in 3 violence southern provinces
Project for the Little Hungry would like to thank you for all parties to help and develop the poor children life and please be reminded that we still work to convey the love and care to the children for the happiness days.