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The Achievement of the Ban Pakxoun Primary School Funding Goal!
Thank You

SKL Inc. gratefully acknowledges the generous support of its many contributors, partners, and collaborators including those named below for their contributions and sponsoring of components of the new Ban Pakxoun primary school project.

We have reached our goal of $45,000 for the Ban Pakxoun Primary School construction project.

The Philanthropic Foundation of Washington D.C.
BondPR Worldwide of San Francisco
Give a Hand/Monde par la main organization of Montréal
Manitoba Council for International Cooperation of Manitoba
The Friends of SKL Group of Winnipeg
Goy and Lillian Sengmany
Simone LeGal and Doris Lemoine
Phommarath Family
John and Manivone Pearse
Thep Thavonsouk

Thank you!

Ban Pakxoun School Construction Has Started!

SKL Inc. is proud to announce that the construction of the Ban Pakxoun school construction project has officially started today June 1st, 2013 , thanks to the generosity of individual donors from Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Australia and corporate sponsors and organizations. We would also like to emphasize the participation of the citizens of Ban Pakxoun and the Pak Kading school district for supplying the sand and gravel fetching from the nearby Nam Kading river.

To view our first pictures of the construction, you are invited to check out our Project and Photos Gallery tabs.

2013 Charity Dinner

We are pleased to announce the results of our May 4th, 2013, Night Market Fundraiser Dinner. SKL Inc. was able to raise over $7,000 toward the construction of the Ban Pakxoun primary school thanks to all of our generous donors from Manitoba, Calgary, Montreal, San Francisco and Washington D.C.

We also would like to thank Radio-Canada TV for choosing to premiere the documentary on SKL at our event, Mr. Thep Thavonsouk, the world renowned painter for his donation of paintings, Friends of SKL group for their numerous silent auction baskets, all the cooks for their authentic delicious Lao cuisine, The Lao Women Association for putting on the fabulous fashion show, The Lao Folk Dancers for their colourful performance, Jonny Olsen and Marijosee for their performances. Last but not least, we would like to thank our loyal supporters, volunteers, friends and families whose supports contributed to make this event our most successful fundraiser.

Thank You!

Check out the Photo Gallery for photos of the event!

Art work of Thep Thavonsouk, world-renowned painter/artist

Works of Thep Thavonsouk

When: May 12 to May 30 2013
Where: La Maison des artistes visuels francophones
219, boulevard Provencher, Saint-Boniface (Manitoba) R2H 0G4 204-237-5964

Throughout the month of May The works of Thep Thavonsouk will be on display in the Community Gallery of La Maison des artistes visuels. This accomplished Laotian artist studied many traditional techniques in both China and Japan. Showcasing 5 prints and one original work, the proceeds of the sale of these works will benefit SKL Inc.

Below is a sample of the beautiful art you will discover.

Le monde par la main

We are pleased to announce Give a Hand, a Montréal organization, joins forces with SKL Inc. and our partners by sponsoring the construction of the sanitary washrooms and classrooms furniture for Ban Pakxoun Primary School. For more information on Give a Hand organization, please visit their website at

Together We Go Further!

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