Winning the 3rd Runner-Up for Thailand NGO Awards 201308.11.2013 – Making the third consecutive year in Thailand, 118 organizations applied for the Thailand NGO awards 2013. All entries received were put trough a selection process and 12 organizations were finally selected. These finalists were presented to a national jury panel that selects the NGOs of the year for small medium and large category.
Among the finalist for the category large, we, Human Help Network Foundation were nominated for the category large and won the 3rd runner-up on the 4nd of November in Bangkok.
Human Help Network was officially established in August 2008. The two major projects under the foundation are the Child Protection and Development Center and the Drop-in Center. We aim and have managed to save hundreds of vulnerable children from exploitation, sexual and physical abuse, poverty, drugs and crime. We also help a lot of very poor, less fortunate Thai people to get their citizenship and identity so they can access government benefits. We are proud to say that CPDC is the first and the only Child Protection Home in Chonburi and the Eastern Seaboard that is administered by a private NGO.
In spite of being the newest organization among the 12 finalists, our grateful thanks to the Rockefeller Foundation, the Resource Alliance and the KENAN Institute Asia for the considering and honour us with this nomination. The Thailand NGO Awards have created an opportunity for people to learn of our efforts in the field of children protection and for this we are extremely grateful.