Sally Hetherington

Human and Hope Association

Building Update

It has been six weeks since we moved into our new building, and a lot has been happening! We were able to install wooden blinds in our classrooms thanks to the kind donation of a Rotarian who heard me speak at the Multi-District conference in November. Thai and Chhalin built a kitchen from mostly leftover building materials, so our Sustainability Assistant has a safe place to cook our lunch every day. We have sold morning glory to villagers for them to then onsell at the local markets. We  ...

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Laos, South East Asia, Tourism, Travel

Kuang Si Falls

These astonishing waterfalls are located around 30km south of Luang Prabang. The turquoise blue pools are breathtaking, though slippery. You can access them via walkways and bridges. You can change into your swimwear in small wooden huts. The nearby shaded park contains picnic benches, so you  ...

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Human and Hope Association

The big day finally came

After months of fundraising, planning, building and organising, we finally moved into our permanent location for Human and Hope Association. My speech is below. *************************************************************************************************************************** Sai yon  ...

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Rotaract

Rotaract “Beauty”

There is currently an active Facebook page called Rotaract Beauty. This irks me for numerous reasons.  1. Rotaract is about service about self. This page is not.  2. It highlights external beauty as opposed to internal beauty.  3. It misrepresents what Rotaract is (a community service  ...

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