Introducing.. Ms Lanta Ketoukham

In July 2018, Lotus was please to welcome Ms Lanta Ketoukham as our Project Manager. Lanta began her career as an English teacher and her passion for further education expanded as she studied at a post-graduate level in Australia… Read More

Sponsorship Update 2018

At Lotus Education fund, the Sponsorship program was launched as a way to raise funds and awareness on the significance of providing girls opportunities through education. We currently have 26 girls in primary school who are being sponsored… Read More

Lotus Assists in the July Flooding 2018 in Laos

On July 18th 2018,  high levels of monsoonal rains caused the banks of the Xepian-Xe Nam Noy dam to collapse and the subsequent roof-level flood waters submerged and washed away several nearby villages,   leaving 6,600 people homeless. As Lotus… Read More

Sisterhood: WhatsApp Mentoring Program

Sisterhood is a program which connects ‘little sisters’,  Grade 11 students from Lotus Education Fund and ‘big sisters’, university students from the American Centre at That Dam in Vientiane, Laos. Big sisters act as mentors and they provide… Read More

Centennial Coal supports construction of a water tank

Construction of a water tank with a water filtration system to be used for drinking and hand washing was generously supported by a $500 donation from Centennial Coal.  This will greatly improve the livelihood of the 650 students… Read More

Upcoming Workshop in 2018

In February 2018, Lotus will hold their third Life Skills Workshop for the the Lotus girls.  The focus will be in supporting the secondary students with the knowledge, skills and understanding to make responsible decisions that affect their… Read More

Lotus Granted MOU Status In Laos

Lotus is delighted to announce that on the 10th of November, 2017, a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Laos Ministry of Education and Sport in Champone District, Province of Savannakhet.  The Laos Government uses MoUs to define… Read More

Holy Family Students Fund School Water Tank

Holy Family Primary school at Merewether has donated $1150 to Lotus.  The money is earmarked to go towards the purchase of a hand washing facility (water tank) for a little school in Laos. The school is in a village… Read More

Australian Embassy 65th Anniversary Award 2017

  The Australian Embassy to Laos on 26th of January awarded five awards to recognise outstanding contributions to Lao – Australian relations at its National Day and Lotus Director,Dr Phoudalay was one of those five people! Dr Phoudalay… Read More