Taste of Laos Banquet 2015 Results


A big "thank you" to everyone who attended, volunteered at or made a donation to this year's fundraising dinner "Taste of Laos 2015"!

Thanks to your support, we have raised $4,700.

we have over $29,000 in the bank for the construction of a new 5-classroom school in Donesok village in Laos. That means we are now over 53% of the way to our goal of $55,000!

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

View the slideshow presentation below:
SKL Slideshow Presentation

SKL in The Globe and Mail

SKL is in the Canadian national newspaper, The Globe and Mail.

Manitoba migrant rebuilds, expands schools in home country of Laos. A few years ago, Thongsay Phanlouvong took his family on a trip to Laos to show them where he grew up and went to school....

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SKL on Shaw TV

SKL was featured on Shaw TV Winnipeg on May 23, 2015. Watch the interviews with Setha Phanlouvong and Linda Lindsay.

Donation from Phouvong Jewelry of Vientiane, Laos

Donation from Phouvong Jewelry

SKL Inc. is deeply grateful to Mr. Phouvong Phamisith, owner of Phouvong Jewelry of Vientiane, Laos, for his generous contribution of 48,000,000 Lao kip ($6,000 USD) which enables SKL to balance the budget for completing the ongoing construction of Vienghham Lower Secondary School. On Monday April 20th, 2015, SKL Inc. representative in Laos, Mr. Viengphoukhanh Soutannouvong officially accepted this significant donation. Also in attendance at the presentation ceremony were the principal and teachers of Viengkham Lower Secondary School, District Ministry of Education representatives, and the leaders of the six villages that will be served by the new school building. Pictured in the photographs are Mr. Phamisith (white shirt), Mr. Soutannouvong (blue shirt) and other participating dignitaries. As the first major Lao corporate donor, Mr. Phamisith further strengthens SKL’s global and multi-cultural coalition of dedicated supporters.

Taste of Laos Fundraising Banquet 2015

Taste of Laos

SKL presents the 2015 annual fundraising Banquet, the "Taste of Laos".

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

  • Cooking Demonstration
  • Handicraft Sale
  • Silent Auction

Please note: tickets are available by reservation only. Tickets will NOT be sold at the door. Sales end June 7.

Proceeds go to the next school project (#6).

We hope you can join us!

New sponsor/collaborator in Laos

School for Kids in Laos Inc. is pleased to welcome our new sponsor/collaborator, PHOUVONG JEWELRY in our efforts to help children in rural regions of Laos. Mr. Phouvong Phamisith and Mrs. Chanthone Komsou are philanthropists and owners of this fine jewelry-making retailer in Laos.

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!

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