Thak, a young boy, lives in Tropang Ronean village of Svey Reng province. He was so ashamed with friend and neighborhood when he realized that he was born with cleft lip when he was seven years old. He stopped to study at grade 2. Now Thak was a cowboy in family.
Mrs. Samol has got nine children, six boys and three girls; Thak was fourth, eight of them are normal. Mrs. Samol was so worried how Thak’s future will be. He would be difficult to find wife when he grew up. She thought
While visiting of local pastor in her family in June 2008, she heard CBN is offering free cleft lip surgery. This brought new hope to Mrs. Samol and Thak. Thak met CBN staff, and they arranged to do surgery for her in a hospital
Chean thak – afterAfter the successful surgery
Thak has a new smile. His parents and brother-sister are very excited for him.
“I would like to thank CBN and donors who provided this help. Now i have a good face as my friend. Thank you.”