In the media
In Catherine Keyl's column in 'de Telegraaf' (Dutch)
„Then I would buy underwear for all the children”, is the response of Seewigaa when I asked her what she would do if she had a lot of money. Seewigaa runs an orphanage in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Help charity: Philanthropy Connections
Philanthrophy Connections on local television
Catherine Keyl on catherine.nl (Dutch)
I transferred my donation immediately. For a couple of hundred euros they can feed those children for six months.
Click on the video below to watch the full interview of Sallo Polak on the local Dutch television channel DRTV (Deventer Radio & Television).
Hakim Traidia on Facebook, september 2013
Boris Dittrich on Facebook, juli 2013
Sai Yord Tai Personal Statement, july 2017
Sai Yord Tai's Story
Jij de Baas (You, the Boss) - 2016 (PDF, English)
Dutch High School the ‘A. Roland Holst College’ organised the ’Goede-doelenmarkt’ (Charity Market) as part of the educational project ‘You, the Boss’, to cultivate social
entrepreneurship amongst first graders. We participated in this programme for the third year running.....Read more
Project visit Melanie Naegeli (PDF, German) to Bahn Ruam Jai
erste Projektbesuch war für mich eine unglaublich bereichernde
Erfahrung. Der Einblick in das leid von menschen, die ohne ihr verschulden in so dramtische....Read more
Internship report Victor Ong
After spending one month in Chiang Mai working for Philanthropy Connections, I have to say that Philanthropy Connections is a charity that that is really different.In my one month internship it was very interesting to see.....Read more
Volunteer report Esther van der Leeuw
At the first meeting with Sallo Polak we discussed the possibilities and needs of Philanthropy Connections. What could I do in a short time with no knowledge about the organization?
Philanthropy Connections had the need to....Read more
Tatiana Serikova - Impressions of an intern
I spent in Philanthropy Connections Foundation a bit more than a month, but the amount of impressions and experience i recieved here accounts for at least a year. Offcours it is connected with the number of amazing projects.....Read more
Volunteer report François Rossi
When i left France for Thailand, my plan was to stay abroad for four months. I stayed eight, and the blame goes to Philanthropy Connections. Sallo Polak's organization is difficult to miss in the Chiang Mai region.....Read more
Volunteer report Charmaine de Jongh
In recent years I’ve been searching for a charity organization that corresponds with how I personally would like a charity organization to work. In my opinion .....Read More