Letting Go

We have to be selective now when deciding who to accept as residents at Wat Opot… not all children meet our requirements or the new requirements set by Social Services. While I would like to think that we could work with any child, experience has taught me that it just isn’t possible. Still, it is […]


In 2001 Partners in Compassion, Cambodia was given permission to construct an HIV and AIDS clinic and hospice on some barren land behind a run down Buddist temple called Wat Oport. We decided to name our project after the Wat but because I did not speak any Khmer and my partner Vandin San spoke only […]