Plant A Tree Today Foundation (PATT)

Operating across Asia and Africa, and extensively in Thailand, the Plant A Tree Today Foundation (PATT) raises environmental awareness and fosters better practices in less developed nations around the world, planting trees as a means to combat deforestation and climate change.  PATT was founded by long-time Southerner Andy Steel, who still oversees day-to-day operations.

How can you help?

Depending on whether you want to act independently or get your whole company or school involved, you can donate, volunteer, start a tree nursery, come tree planting or offset your CO2 emissions.

Click here for more information.


Second Chance Bangkok

Second Chance Bangkok take unwanted household items and sells or distributes them to provide for residents of Bangkok’s Klong Toey slum area.

How can you help?

If you are moving out or just have some excess items (clothes, appliances, books, etc) then please consider donating to this worthy cause and arrange a free pick-up.

For more information, please click here.


Nak Suu Tiger Rugby Academy

The Nak Suu Tigers Rugby Academy is a joint venture between Ark International and X-treme Sports.  The goal of Nak Suu Tigers Rugby Academy is to have a lasting impact on the lives of disadvantaged young people through rugby training and life skill development – building trust, hope, self-esteem and courage to impact and better their future.

It’s founders believe rugby is a sport that will enable these young people to develop in a positive direction – encouraging further education and community support.

How can you help?

Go to the Ark International website and donate through their PayPal account.