Pattaya

We are proud to present to you, the children of the Pattaya/Khao Noi GRACE Family Resource Center!

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Ant

Ant is a very respectful and kind girl. She lives with her dad, sister and grandmother; her mother works in Bangkok. Ant spends her breaks from school in Bangkok with her mom. Ant's favorite color is white. Her favorite subject is art class. Her favorite animal is the cat. She enjoys eating papaya salad. She wants to be a teacher.

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Aum Aim

11 April 2013

Aum Aim lives with her grandparents. She dreams of being a doctor. Her favorite subject is math. She doesn't like to play outside. She enjoys eating glass noodle soup. Her favorite color is purple. Her favorite animal is rabbit.

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BaiTheau

25 September 2011

BaiTheau is very loving and kind. She is very respectful. She lives with her parents and two brothers. She adores her big brother and is a second mom to her little brother. She enjoys playing with friends, dancing, and music. Her favorite color is pink. She likes rabbits. Her favorite foods are spaghetti and ice cream. She enjoys studying the Thai language. She wants to be a doctor.

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Bass

11 October 2006

Bass (pronounced "Bus") is a natural leader. He lives with his parents and two younger siblings. He enjoys playing soccer with his friends, swimming, and watching cartoons. He likes the color blue. His favorite animal is cat. His favorite foods are hamburger and chocolate. He enjoys studying science and the Thai language. He wants to be a soldier.

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Boss

7 October 2011

Boss is a very kind child with a genuine smile that captivates your heart immediately. Boss wants to be an artist. His favorite subject is art and he is creative. He loves doing homework. His favorite animal is giraffe and his favorite color is blue. He lives with his mother and big sister. His dad passed away in December 2016, shortly after being diagnosed with a brain tumor. His mother works very hard for a house cleaning agency.

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Duean

17 November 2013

Such an adorable smile filled with joy. Duean's laughter is contagious. She loves to dress up, wear little pearls and pretend to be a princess. She is an only child and lives with her parents. Her dad works in construction and her mom is a housekeeper. She likes tigers and the color orange. Her favorite food is ice cream. She hopes to be a doctor when she grows up.

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EM

13 November 2012

Em enjoys playing with his toys and swimming. His favorite food is eggs and his favorite animal is snake. Em wants to be a fireman.

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Earth

Earth is a very happy boy. He is very respectful and loving. He lives with his parents and toddler-aged brother. Mom stays home with the baby and dad is a general laborer. Earth is a smart boy and practices speaking new English language vocabulary words. Not surprisingly, his favorite subject is the English language; he loves to learn. His favorite color is blue. He likes to eat cheese snacks and fried eggs. His favorite animal is the tiger.

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Fa

12 July 2009

Fa is a little lady. She lives with her parents and is an only child. Her mother works as a salesclerk at a retail shop. She wants to e a business woman like her mother. Her favorite animal is a dog. She likes the color blue and enjoys coloring. Her favorite food is fried chicken. She enjoys learning Thai language and excels in Art class.

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Fluke

4 November 2009

Fluke lives with his dad. His mom abandoned the family when he was an infant. He joined GRACE Khao Noi in August 2019. He doesn't know what he wants to be as an adult. He likes cats and the color brown. His favorite subject at school is computer class. He enjoys drawing artwork and running.

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Focus

11 October 2010

Focus is the comedian of the group. She is hilarious! She lives with her parents and two younger brothers. Her parents are street vendors. She likes cats, the color red, pork and sticky rice, English language, coloring, and singing. She wants to be a teacher. Focus enjoys life.

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Guy

25 May 2011

Guy is a rough and tough little boy who loves to jump on the trampoline, build structures of Lego mini blocks, and speak English.Guy has developed so much in the past year, putting great effort into his work and crafts. He is a smart boy. He lives with his mother. He likes the color green. His favorite animal is cat. He likes eating friend rice. He enjoys doing homework. Guy wants to be a soldier.

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Ink

Ink lives with her dad and big sister. She visits mom in Bangkok every break from school. Mom has a new wife. Ink is a quiet girl. She enjoys learning English and wants to be a teacher. Her favorite color is black. She likes cats and enjoys coloring. Her favorite food is fried rice.

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Jasmine

29 June 2012

Jasmine is the cutest little boy! He has the best fun with his friends ensuring lots of tag games, laughter, and hugs. His favorite color is red and he likes dogs. He enjoys eating grilled pork and sticky rice. Jasmine lives with his parents and two older siblings. His dad works in construction and his mom works at the Khao Noi/Pattaya GRACE family resource center. He is very smart & enjoys life. He wants to be a construction worker like his dad.

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Khai Mook

25 November 2012

KhaiMook lives with her guardian parents and two siblings. She has and older sister and younger brother. She's a quiet girl. Her favorite colors are blue and rose pink. She likes to play with dolls and her cat.

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Khawhome

8 June 2013

Khawhome enjoys playing games and building structures with Lego blocks. He lives with his parents and big sister. His favorite color is dark blue. He likes cats. He enjoys eating fried rice and playing with toys. His favorite subject is art. He wants to be a teacher.

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Kren (Ken)

21 January 2010

Kren has developed into our little engineer. At the beginning of after school program in January of 2017, Ken was of low self-esteem and a sense of defeat. We learned mom had moved out the previous month. We also learned his teacher at school shamed him often to the class telling him he would never be anything more than poor. The staff of GRACE encouraged and assisted him with his homework. His regression soon transformed into him learning English, finishing his homework in an adequate time, playing with new friends and building impressive structures with Lego blocks (bridges and cranes). His dad works in construction as a crane operator. Mom has since restored their relationship although she works out of town. Ken is always excited when she comes home for the weekends. He likes giraffes, the color blue, eating fried rice with pork and cake, math and playing all sorts of games.

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Looktan

11 November 2008

Looktan is very outgoing and has a very bubbly personality. She is an only child and lives with her mom and stepdad. Her mother is very loving and cares greatly for her little girl. Mom works as a housekeeper and stepdad has a job working second shift. Thaan doesn't meet a stranger and brightens the room with her smile.

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Man Tapaeya

3 December 2010

Tapaeya is a focused and competitive boy. He lives with his parents and younger brother. His father works in construction. He enjoys playing soccer and watching TV. His favorite subjects are math and art. His favorite food is coconut chicken soup. He wants to be a soldier.

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Man V

28 May 2010

Man is extremely competitive and brilliant. Man scored the highest of all the children in his school in the February 2018 standardized testing. He lives with his family of five. Dad is a construction worker and mom works at the Khao Noi/Pattaya GRACE family resource center. He has a big sister and a little brother. He likes games of all sorts. He loves challenges. His favorite color is green and his favorite animal is the monkey.

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Milk

29 April 2007

Milk is a brilliant and very respectful girl. She lives with her parents and two younger brothers. She likes the color green. Her favorite animal is cat. She enjoys eating papaya salad. She enjoys watching TV and her favorite subject is computer class. She wants to be a doctor.

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Mook

11 November 2012

Mook is very quiet but loves to play with her friends. She lives with her hard-working parents. Mook enjoys doing her schoolwork and playing with dolls. Her favorite color is red. She enjoys singing and coloring. Her favorite subject is music. She enjoys eating hot dogs. Her favorite animal is cat. She is a very happy little girl.

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N'Boat

6 July 2014

Boat is the younger brother of two children who have been participating in the program since January of 2017. Boat starts school this year (2019). He is excited to come to GRACE after school each day. Boat is a precious boy with a constant smile. He adores his big brother and big sister. He lives with his family.

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N'Khawn

8 April 2011

Khwan is an adorable girl with a smile to brighten your day. She lives with her grandmother and two brothers. She likes the color pink. Her favorite animals are cats and dogs. She enjoys eating spaghetti. Her favorite subject at school is English language. She enjoys building structures with Lego blocks. She wants to be a teacher.

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Naat

2 October 2009

Naat lives with her parents and older brother. She is a very smart girl. She enjoys playing question and answer games. She enjoys running. Her favorite animal is cat. Her favorite color is blue. She enjoys eating cake. Her favorite subject at school is Thai language.

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Nampech

23 April 2014

Nampech lives with his two older sisters and guardians. Mom left them to be cared for by guardians. He wants to be a policeman. He enjoys art. His favorite color is red. He likes cats. He enjoys eating steamed eggs.

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Namwhan

6 June 2014

Namwhan lives with a guardian. Her mother was in prison while pregnant. Namwhan was born in the prison cell. She has been told her mother works 'over seas'. Namwhan likes cats. Her favorite color is red. She enjoy learning the Thai language. She likes working with her guardian and enjoys it when they make a sell. Her favorite outdoor activity is running.

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Nawin

4 August 2012

Nawin's parents separated when he was one years old. He lives with his mom and grandparents. He is Aum Aim's cousin. She attends GRACE, too. Nawin likes birds. His favorite color is orange. His favorite food is pizza. He enjoys mathematics. He likes to play soccer. He wants to be a professional soccer player.

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Nine J

9 September 2008

Nine is a very kind and caring boy. He has lots of friends and enjoys playing soccer. He does well in school and lives with his grandmother. He likes monkeys and the color yellow. He enjoys eating hamburgers and all sorts of sweets. He enjoys art class and playing games on the computer. He wants to be a soldier.

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Nine N

9 April 2008

Nine lives with his parents and younger sister. He likes the colors yellow and green. He likes dogs. His favorite food is papaya salad. He enjoys playing soccer and questions & answer games. His favorite subject is math.

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Nong Boon

13 March 2011

Nong Boon lives with her grandmother and two siblings. She likes the color white and her favorite animal is rabbit. She enjoys eating chocolate. Her favorite activities are coloring and playing soccer.

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Nuy

20 January 2009

Nuy is a very good and studious girl. She lives with her parents. Her parents are general laborers. She likes cats, watermelon, science, sports and the color pink. She wants to be a doctor when she grows up. She is very kind.

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P'Boat

14 June 2012

Boat has been described as a "little old man in a boy's body" - he is very mature for his age. He lives with his parents and is the middle child between an older sister and a younger brother. He often stands to observe the other children playing and occasionally joins in the fun. He likes cats and the color yellow. He enjoys eating fried rice, listening to music, & playing with his toys. He wants to be a soldier. He is very smart & well-behaved.

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P'Khawn

15 April 2010

Khwan is a very quiet and shy girl. She lives with her parents and little brother. She is very smart and enjoys homework and reading. She enjoys running and putting jigsaw puzzles together. Her favorite animal is an elephant and her favorite color is blue. She enjoys eating fried rice with shrimp and bread. She wants to be both a teacher and a doctor.

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Phrae

1 April 2013

Phrae is very outgoing and energetic. She doesn't meet a stranger and greets everyone with big hugs. She lives with her parents and two siblings. Both parents work as general laborers. Her favorite color is pink and her favorite animal is bird. She enjoys eating fried rice with shrimp and omelets. Her favorite subject is Thai language. She quickly comprehends the English language, too. She loves to play games and hopes to be a nurse.

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Piin

28 September 2014

Piin is a very active little girl. She is full of energy. Piin lives with her parents and big sister, Priaw (who has been a part of GRACE for five years). Pin enjoys eating soup. Her favorite color is red and animals are cats and dogs. She enjoys playing with toys and riding a bicycle.

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Pin

18 August 2011

Pin is a very kind and respectful boy. He lives with his parents and big brother. His dad is a motorcycle taxi driver and his mom work at the Khao Noi GRACE family resource center. His family is very supportive. Pin is very smart and enjoys learning English vocabulary words. He plays well with everyone.

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Pink

10 August 2013

Pink is a very shy girl. She doesn't like it when people talk too loud. She lives with her grandmother. Pink wants to be a teacher. She enjoys drawing and playing with toys. Her favorite color is pink. She likes cats. Her favorite food is Thai omelet.

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Priaw

19 June 2011

Priaw has the cutest personality. She is hilarious, loves to make faces, dance and sing, and make crafts. She lives with her parents and younger sister. Her dad is a motorcycle taxi driver and mom stays home to care for her toddler-aged sister. Priaw's favorite color is red and she likes cats. Her favorite foods are chicken, crab (very cheap in Thailand), and cookies. She gets along with all the children. She is smart and comprehends very well.

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Tan

21 December 2012

Tan is a very kind and brilliant young boy. He enjoys dinosaurs and knows their names. He loves to play with his friends. He is brilliant and great with English comprehension; in fact, his English teacher at school is very complementary his skills, wanting her own child to learn from the same tutor. He lives with his parents and big brother. His dad works in construction. He is always happy and has lots of friends. His laughter is joyous.

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TangMo

11 September 2012

TangMo lives with her parents and older sister. She is a very smart girl. She likes the color black. Her favorite animal is dog (the neighbor's dog). She enjoys eating fish and rice soup. Her favorite subjects are science and Thai language. She wants to be a pilot. She enjoys playing hula hoop and running.

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Ultra

28 May 2013

Ultra is a very cheerful boy. He lives with his parents. His dad is a street vendor and his mother works at GRACE family resource center. His favorite animal is the cat. His favorite food is fried rice. He likes to dance and wear make up. He likes the color red. He wants to be a doctor.

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Vios

11 August 2013

Vios lives with his parents. His favorite colors are blue and green. His favorite animal is cat. His favorite food is fried noodles with fish balls (not spicy). He enjoys coloring, writing, reading and playing soccer. He wants to be a soldier.

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Win

15 January 2009

Win is a kind and brilliant boy. He lives with his parents and his little brother. Dad drives a motorcycle taxi and mom works at the Khao Noi/Pattaya GRACE family resource center. Win gets along well with everyone. He is learning to play the guitar. Academically, Win scored the highest of this class in standardized testing in February 2018. He wants to be a physician.

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Ying

Ying lives with her paternal grandmother and aunt. She is kind and respectful. She wants to be a teacher when she grows up. Her favorite subject is Thai language. She enjoys dancing and singing. Her favorite animal is cat. Her favorite color is white. She enjoys eating watermelon.

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Pattaya is on the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand, about 100 kilometers (62 mi) southeast of Bangkok, within, but not part of, Bang Lamung District in the province of Chonburi. Pattaya City (Thai: เมืองพัทยา, RTGS: Mueang Phatthaya) is a self-governing municipal area which covers Tambon's Nong Prue and Na Klua and parts of Huai Yai and Nong Pla Lai. The city is in the industrial Eastern Seaboard zone, along with Si Racha, Laem Chabang, and Chonburi. Pattaya is at the center of the Pattaya-Chonburi Metropolitan Area—a conurbation in Chonburi Province—with a population of roughly 1,000,000. 

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