The purpose of the We CanTM Club is to promote feelings of acceptance and belonging.

✓ Youth join clubs and organizations because they want to be an active part of a group. If they do not feel they are welcome, or that they don’t “fit in” they will very quickly stop coming. Often, groups do not intentionally leave out members, but simply overlook new or quieter members.

✓ Plan group-building activities for every meeting. Through these activities, young people can be pulled into the group without feeling left out.

They formed in 2008, Sustainable Hope International (SHI) a 501-C-3 U.S. not-for-profit, providing education resources and training for teachers and marginalized students. And two year later, in 2010, Sustainable Hope Thailand Foundation (SHTF) a Thai Foundation was registered with the Thai Government.

SHTH has developed the “We CanTM Club” a three-year training model and curriculum that teaches, trains, and certifies advisors (teachers) and student’s basic skills in learning, language, life skills, leadership and living in community.

Sustainable Hope provides effective methodology for
 youth leadership development:

  • Provides technical, administrative, and organizational support, and helps establish and strengthen university-based and community-based programs
  • Conducts grassroots “training of trainers” workshops, using an interactive approach.
  • Develops and assists in the development of interactive curricula and manuals for English teachers and students,
  • Coordinates and hosts We CanTM Club Leadership camps for eligible participating students.
  • Organizes and facilitates visits, provides incentives for advancement and exchanges and trainings between students and teachers
  • Works to connect students with university and vocational programs with established university and corporations
  • Offers opportunities for service clubs such as Rotary and corporations to sponsor “We Can TM Clubs” and Government school programs
  • Sustainable Hope seeks to develop and strengthen positive partnerships and networks locally, regionally, and internationally.

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Together, we can change their world.

Help us to make a difference in the lives of poor, neglected, under-privileged, at-risk, orphaned children and teens by providing education, basic life and leadership skills, via role models, mentors and advisors and through vocational training programs.

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