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2018 One Day Smiles With Jane Saijai

Jane Saijai is no stranger when it comes to building communities and doing charity works. After her USA Tour, she returns to Cambodia to continue her works with the IKARE One Day Smiles program. This weekend, she and volunteers from IKARE, Poipet, Svay Sisophon, Samrong, and Oddar Meanchey helped to bring smiles to 500 students […]

A successful 2018 Giving Tuesday

Thank you all friends and supporters for making this GivingTuesday special for us. WE received almost $20.000 in donations and we hope to have every dollar matched by Facebook and PayPal. Share This:

The Father of Khmer Refugees At the Museum, Nov. 24, 2018

The Khmer community packed the house to say “Thanks for sponsoring thousands of Khmer refugees to America!” to Mr. Koy, Chhoeurn as the IKARE presents him with a Lifetime of Services Award. Share This:

Heaven On Earth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Nov. 1, 2018 EXPERIENCE HEAVEN IN HAMPTON, MINNESOTA THOUGH THE EYES OF CAMBODIAN AMERICANS AN EXHIBIT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC ABOUT THE MUSIC, CULTURE, PEOPLE, AND KHMER RELIGION. The National Khmer Legacy Museum, in collaboration with Wat Munisotaram, is pleased to present Heaven On Earth- An educational exhibit about Peace and […]

One artwork is worth a thousand actions

Even when you don’t see our faces, our voices, or our names attached, the image of helping hands and helping heart means the spirit of self helping self, self empowering others, and self changing the world is alive. That’s the IKARE message. Share This:

Sharing Love Video: Charity through the arts

The IKARE volunteers in Cambodia and supporters everywhere provided relief to almost 500 families in the Steung Treng Province. If pictures are worth a thousand words, how about a charity video? Share This:

Changing hearts and minds everywhere!

From Houston, Texas to the remote areas of Cambodia, IKARE is serious about changing hearts and minds and building tomorrow’s heroes — Today! Thank you Houston for welcoming us and Superstar Khem. When you support IKARE and IKARE events across the United States, you make it possible for the National Khmer Legacy Museum to sponsor […]

Khan James and Sidavine Sun performing at Ugarden

Superstar Khan James and Sidavine perform to support IKARE at Ugarden. Thanks for your support. Share This:

What can $10 do in Cambodia?

With the generosity of our donors, supporters, and volunteers the IKARE was able to provide flood relief to almost 500 families in the Steoung Treng Province, Cambodia. Thank you! Share This:

Over 30 million viewers on Youtube, together they make up the Sharing Hope Team in Cambodia!

Khounthea received over 20 million viewers on Youtube. Yorn Young is a U.S. Embassy “One Beat” Star, Khmer Legacy Ambassador for IKARE, and Star Artist for Lovin’ USA: Journey Across America. Rathana is a rising star and songwriter for hits like “Chicken Dance” and Meas Soksophea’s hit songs. Soklim Reaksa is the IKARE Program coordinator […]

IKARE is everywhere this Labor Day weekend

IKARE is everywhere this Labor Day weekend. VA/DC/MD CHICAGO ATLANTA FRESNO LONG BEACH Bring your family and friends. When u support these concerts, you help IKARE to protect, preserve, and promote Khmer everywhere. You also help our museum to work for you to educate the young and old, the Khmer and non-Khmer, and to bring […]

IKARE shirts for you!

Have you seen some of our beautiful t-shirts in the IKARE store? If you haven’t purchased one for yourself or as a gift, please do so today! Share This:

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