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Child's Dream Foundation (CDF)

Empowering marginalized children and youth in Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos and Thailand.


Issue AreaEducation

Tax benefit eligibilityAU

Amount NeededGeneral Support Needed

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Educated and empowered people responsibly shaping and sustaining fair, just and healthy societies for generations to come.

To ensure that children and young adults in the Mekong Sub-Region, affected by inequality, grow up to be healthy and have access to quality education and better employment opportunities. This enables them to live empowered and self-determined lives as equal and active members of society, with the potential to become responsible leaders of change.

They design, implement and partner to support interventions for children and young adults in Myanmar, Cambodia, Lao PDR and Thailand by addressing current and future needs by pursuing the following strategic goals:

  • Building Schools & Other Educational Infrastructure
  • Improving Access to Basic Education
  • Improving Quality of Education
  • Providing Skills Training to Enhance Employability
  • Supporting Youth Development and Empowerment
  • Developing Future Leaders, Specialists and Entrepreneurs
  • Supporting Basic and Essential Health Care
  • Supporting Targeted Emergency Relief

Additionally, the following social issues can be addressed as Cross-Cutting Themes (CCTs):

  • Substance Abuse & Addiction
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Social Protection: Child abuse, trafficking, exploitation, etc.
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Media Literacy: Social media, etc.
  • Peace and Justice
Main Interventions
HEALTH:  Aims to reduce childhood mortality and improve health and hygiene in schools and communities.
  • Provide life-saving operations for children through our Children’s Medical Fund
  • Support training for youth and young adults about drug addiction, sex education
    and family planning
  • Support basic health and hygiene training for primary students in Myanmar and

BASIC EDUCATION: Aims to increase access to quality education.

  • Build schools and boarding houses to provide access to education
  • Provide high school scholarships for Laotian, Cambodian, Myanmar or Thai students
  • Provide school stationery

HIGHER EDUCATION: Aims to produce leaders and specialists who work towards the development of their country.

  • Provide university scholarships for Myanmar, Laotian or Cambodian students
  • Support our vocational centers for Myanmar migrant youth
  • Support our further study programs in Myanmar
Child’s Dream was established in 2003 with the vision to empower children, youth and young adults to responsibly shape their communities. They achieve this by improving health and education for sustainable development in Myanmar, Lao PDR, Cambodia and Thailand.

With the Health and Basic Education projects they aim to build a solid foundation in rural and impoverished communities for their long-term progress. Their Higher Education projects aim to create a new generation of responsible leaders and specialists who strongly contribute toward their country’s sustainable development.

If you are looking for a reliable and trustworthy organization that directly makes a positive impact on children and youth in Southeast Asia while using only 6% for administrative costs, Child’s Dream is your ideal partner. With your contribution you can support our general mission or a specific purpose. 

About this Organization

Issue AreaEducation

About Myriad Australia

Myriad Australia (previously known as Give2Asia Australia) is a trusted partner for international philanthropy and the leader in donor-advised giving to the Asia-Pacific. Our mission is to strengthen communities around the world by making cross-border giving easier and more effective.

Myriad Australia leverages the strengths of Myriad, the Alliance for borderless giving, and its members to improve the lives of people around the world.

Tax Benefit Eligibility

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