The Foundation for the Education of Rural Children is dedicated to assisting rural and hill tribe children in the Golden Triangle area of northern Thailand. Headquartered in Chiang Mai, FERC’s objectives are to:
In existence since 1999, FERC has developed a reputation for its very low operating costs. Board members, from Thailand, Europe and the United States are volunteers and receive no compensation for their services. FERC’s experience in working cooperatively with local education districts, community groups and social service agencies, enables it to fund projects that are sustainable, culturally appropriate and tailored to fit student population needs.
To learn more about the Foundation, please visit our website at www.thai-rural-education.org. In the U.S. contact Stephen Deering, North America Representative, at email@example.com for more information.