Connecting People Thru MoviesConnecting People Thru Movies

Connecting People Thru Movies

Groupeezz a social platform created to connect people thru film & movie screening events. We invite you to our upcoming movie screening events.

Building a Foundation for the FutureBuilding a Foundation for the Future

Building a Foundation for the Future

I am heartened by the extraordinary progress we have made together. I have been most fortunate to have the opportunity to represent the United States in Laos, and I want to thank the Lao people, both those in the United States and in Laos, for their warm hospitality and support. During our time in Laos, my wife and I have visited all 18 provinces in Laos, and in each of them, we have been impressed by the beauty of the countryside, the beauty of Lao culture, but, must importantly, by the beauty and the warmth of the Lao people.

Alice in Wonderland – Lao EditionAlice in Wonderland – Lao Edition

Alice in Wonderland – Lao Edition

Written by Lewis Carroll and illustrated by John Tenniel. Translated by: Panya Ratsasane, Natrudy Saykao, and Khamsavath Thammathevo. Edited by: Gregory H. Green. Available from the Center for Lao Studies.

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.



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!”

Alice in Wonderland – Lao Edition
Alice in Wonderland – Lao Edition

Written by Lewis Carroll and illustrated by John Tenniel. Translated by: Panya Ratsasane, Natrudy Saykao, and Khamsavath Thammathevo. Edited by: Gregory H. Green. Available from the Center for Lao Studies.

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.

Connecting People Thru Movies
Connecting People Thru Movies

Groupeezz a social platform created to connect people thru film & movie screening events. We invite you to our upcoming movie screening events.


President Obama Speaks to the People of Laos

President Obama Reflects on His Historic Visit in Laos

Lao Oral History Archive

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