AT&T Employee Giving Campaign - USA

att Employee Giving Back Compaign SKL inc. would like to express its sincere appreciation for the support of its anonymous donors by means of the AT&T Employee Payroll Deduction.

Thank you!

Thep Thavonsouk's Artwork at Crea8ery Gallery

As of September 10, 12 noon my artwork will be on display for sale at cre8ery gallery and studio located at 125 Adelaide St, 2nd fl., until Saturday October 14, 3pm. cre8ery is free and open to the public Tues and Thurs, 12-8pm; Wed, Fri, Sat, 12-5pm.

In addition to their regular viewing hours, there are receptions scheduled on September 19, 7-10pm and October 3, 7-10 pm to celebrate the artworks in the gallery.

If you are interested in purchasing any of my works please speak to Jordan Miller, Director of cre8ery and she will be happy to assist you. The gallery accepts cash, cheque, visa, mastercard and American Express. Check out the upcoming exhibitions in the main gallery on their website at

Thank you!

Nathaniel Regalado, Dan Hawksworth, Bhavni Bhakoo, Irene Rowland & Thep Thavounsouk (SKL: School for Kids in Laos)

A Special Gift from Singapore!

SKL is very grateful to Tian Sun Yap in Singapore who has generously donated $3,000 to pay for the fresh water supply for the new school in BanViengkham.

Thank you Tian Sun!

Taste of Laos Banquet Results



A big "thank you" to everyone who attended, volunteered at or made a donation to this year's fundraising dinner "Taste of Laos"!

Thanks to all of you and our generous donors from Manitoba, USA and Singapore we raised a total of $13,000 which will help build the school in Viengkham village in Laos. We are now over 50% of the way to our goal of $60,000!

Visit the photo gallery to see photos of this wonderful evening!





Organic Coffee & Tea

Unique in Canada - Organic Coffee and Tea from Laos

We are proud to announce that organic coffee and black tea shipped directly from the Paksong's Bolaven plateau Laos will be served exclusively at  the TASTE OF LAOS Banquet on May 24.

 We would like to thank the Boulylam Plantation of Laos for supplying the organic coffee and black tea for the occasion.

 Thanks also to Darryl Reid of Green Bean Coffee Imports ( of Manitoba who graciously offered to roast the coffee beans and supply coffee brewing machine for the evening.

Taste of Laos Fundraising Banquet

Taste of Laos

SKL presents the 2014 annual fundraising Banquet, the "Taste of Laos".

Cocktails: 6:00 pm
Dinner: 7:00 pm
Tickets: $50 each

  • Lao Folk Dance
  • Cooking Demonstration

Proceeds go to building the Viengkham Secondary School in Laos.

We hope you can join us!

SKL in the Community

École Roméo-Dallaire

The Division scolaire franco-manitobaine has invited SKL Inc. to address the Grade 10-12 students and teachers at École Roméo-Dallaire in Winnipeg on March 21, 2014.

We are grateful for this opportunity to talk about the impact of building schools in Laos.

Presentation at the Manitoba Legislative Building


The Manitoba Council for International Cooperation (MCIC), one of SKL's major funders, invited SKL Inc. to make a brief presentation during a Celebration of International Development Week.

The program included:

- Launching of video profiles of Manitobans who are making a difference
- Displays of Manitoba international development organizations

Tuesday, February 4, 2014