Great Taste Delivered: “SapSap”Great Taste Delivered: “SapSap”

Great Taste Delivered: “SapSap”

“These SapSap snack sticks are amazing! Each bite is packed with meaty flavor and the spice is definitely perfect especially those looking to satisfy their Lao taste buds. Best when eaten right out of the fridge. Looking forward to ordering another batch!”

Health and Wellness for the New YearHealth and Wellness for the New Year

Health and Wellness for the New Year

We want to empower people to reduce the health disparities in our community, by promoting a healthier lifestyle through education and engagement in the Lao language.

Friends Without a BorderFriends Without a Border

Friends Without a Border

In was a painful first hand experience that inspired Kenro Izu to start  ‘Friends Without a Border’: “In a pediatric bed, I saw a girl accompanied by her father. The father could not afford $2.00 for her treatment. The girl was not given any pills or treatment and died in front of my eyes.” 

Matthew Rizzie for Lieutenant GovernorMatthew Rizzie for Lieutenant Governor

Matthew Rizzie for Lieutenant Governor

We have a moral responsibility to ensure that social programs are available to our most vulnerable citizens, jobs and the opportunity for economic prosperity is accessible to all of our hardworking families, higher education is affordable.

Ambassador Clune’s Optimism for LaosAmbassador Clune’s Optimism for Laos

Ambassador Clune’s Optimism for Laos

Ambassador Daneil A. Clune and his wife Judy speak to a child in a school that benefits from the World Food Program run McGovern-Dole International Food for Education and Child Nutrition Program (IFEP) in Chom-Ong village, Oudomxay Province

Meet Baby Kam’ronMeet Baby Kam’ron

Meet Baby Kam’ron

Meet model Kam’ron Neal, the 1 year- old half Lao and half African American kicking off his modeling career at Zulily. Kam’ron Neal’s mother, Anmala Nachampasak says her son’s modeling career with Zulily is taking off.

Literator Wins Top Startup PrizeLiterator Wins Top Startup Prize

Literator Wins Top Startup Prize

An Oakland elementary school teacher wins the top award for her literacy app concept at the Edtech Conference in San Francisco. Michelle Ching, who is half Lao and half Chinese, is an elementary school teacher in Oakland, California with Teach for America.

Know Your StoryKnow Your Story

Know Your Story

Tony Ouk received his MBA from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and completed his undergraduate studies at the University of California, Berkeley. Tony has worked in the fields of investment banking, technology, marketing, and financial services. He has been with several notable companies.

Radio Free Asia – Job openingRadio Free Asia – Job opening

Radio Free Asia – Job opening

Knowledgeable and versatile Broadcaster/Webcaster needed to prepare, produce, present and place reports and programs on multiple media platforms for the Lao Service, based in Radio Free Asia’s Washington, DC offices.

Love and CareerLove and Career

Love and Career

Every bookstore, coffee shop, and your daily horoscope this month will be drenched with how to hook that one love of your life, or how to question the one you already have.



Great Taste Delivered: “SapSap”
Great Taste Delivered: “SapSap”

“These SapSap snack sticks are amazing! Each bite is packed with meaty flavor and the spice is definitely perfect especially those looking to satisfy their Lao taste buds. Best when eaten right out of the fridge. Looking forward to ordering another batch!”

Learn Lao on the Go!
Learn Lao on the Go!

Paiboon Publishing has a new Apple iOS & Android App for learning basic Lao Phrases: Survival Lao for English Speakers. For a full introduction, try Paiboon Publications Book & CD: Lao For Beginners.

Health and Wellness for the New Year
Health and Wellness for the New Year

We want to empower people to reduce the health disparities in our community, by promoting a healthier lifestyle through education and engagement in the Lao language.

Sometimes Life Imitates Art
Sometimes Life Imitates Art

Onechanh Rattanavongsy lives with her family in Lawrence, Kansas. Her amazing carvings have been featured at weddings, birthday parties and special occasions all over the United States. She also teaches carving classes and offers private lessons.

Meet Baby Kam’ron
Meet Baby Kam’ron

Meet model Kam’ron Neal, the 1 year- old half Lao and half African American kicking off his modeling career at Zulily. Kam’ron Neal’s mother, Anmala Nachampasak says her son’s modeling career with Zulily is taking off.


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