2004 Relief Trip
In 2004 Sam Relief sponsored 40 poor homeless children to attend school. The Sobbhana Foundation supervised these children on our behalf. The foundation has requested that we increase the number of children for 2005 to 50 children.
International aids stopped assisting to all orphan in Cambodia in early 2003. Sam Relief, Inc has helped:
- 10 ton of rice
- School supplies
- Water pump
- 4 sewing machines
- books and clothing for the whole year
Fundraising Gala at the Cambodia Embassy on March 31,2004
The Embassy 2004 Fundraising Gala was the best success to the date for " Sam Relief, Inc."
First, I want to give a most hearty thank to His Excellency Roland Eng, who has allowed us to have this fundraiser at the Royal Cambodia Embassy.
We raised over $50,000.00. Thank you to Mr. Stephen, Meagher who donated $20,000.00 , Mr. Clifford Laughton who donated $15,000.00 and thank you to all my generous donors.Thank you to my Board and advisors: Bill Batdorf, Bill O' Connell, Don Kroll and Jerry Essenmacher who have always assisted me when needed. Especially, I want to thank Mr. Allen Foster, Cool Coyotes, who donated his times for my website.Thank you to Ms. Karen McMullen, Director, Washington Woman and Wine who donated wines for the Gala.
Thank you to Ketel-One for donating their Ketel vodka.