• Meet the Children: Sirinrat Khamsaen

    Sirinrat Khamsaen is a bright and talented 12-year-old girl who currently resides at the House of Union Hostel. She is in grade 7 and has an older brother. Several years ago, her parents got divorced, and she has been living with her mother ever since. However, one day, her mother’s new boyfriend caused her to… Continue reading

  • Meet the children: Suphaporn Sae Sao

    Suphaporn, a 17-year-old girl, is the youngest among her siblings comprising two older brothers and an older sister. As one of the first students to reside at the House of Union Hostel, she hopes to augment her life through education. She currently attends Sahasak Secondary School in Chiang Rai City, demonstrating proficiency in the Chinese… Continue reading

  • Meet the Children: Teeraphap Laoyeepa

    Teeraphap Laoyeepa, a sixteen-year-old teenager, currently resides at the House of Union Hostel while pursuing his studies in the tenth grade. He has a younger brother, and unfortunately, his mother passed away when he was a child. His father remarried and now has two additional children to provide for. During school breaks, he lives with… Continue reading

  • Meet the Children: Wanching Sae Lee

    Wanching is the eldest of four siblings, comprising three sisters and a brother, all of whom currently reside at the House of Union Hostel. She is a 12-year-old girl who is currently studying in the fifth grade at Sahasak secondary school located in Chiang Rai province. Her father was incarcerated when she was young, and… Continue reading

our pledge

We, the Lahu people of today, envision these Lahu children of House of Union becoming tomorrow’s Lahu leaders, pastors, teachers, doctors, lawyers, and nurses….!