• Le Tonlé TTC (Kratie)

    Kratie, Cambodia
    Categories: hotel/guesthouse, restaurant/cafe
    Le Tonlé Guesthouse and Restaurant are just a stone's throw from the mighty Mekong river in Kratie Town and prides itself on having a family feel. It is a social enterprise affiliated with Le Tonlé TTC (Tourism Training Centre); a not-for-profit organisation providing vocational training to disadvantaged youth from Cambodia’s north-eastern provinces. Visiting the guesthouse or restaurant provides the opportunity to support human resource development in Cambodia.
  • Le Tonlé TTC (Stung Treng)

    Stung Treng, Cambodia
    Categories: hotel/guesthouse, restaurant/cafe
    Le Tonlé Guesthouse, situated on the banks of the Sekong river in Stung Treng is a social enterprise affiliated with Le Tonlé TTC (Tourism Training Centre); a not-for-profit organisation providing vocational training to disadvantaged youth from Cambodia’s north-eastern provinces. Le Tonlé prides itself on having a family feel, with highly trained staff and beautiful rooms. The restaurant on-site also serves a range authentic Khmer dishes freshly prepared by the graduate trainees.
  • Leela's Eco Cafe

    Kathmandu, Nepal
    Categories: restaurant/cafe
    Leela’s Eco Café is situated in the hills of Kathmandu. They serve authentic and affordable Nepali cuisine made using fresh food harvested ingredients from their very own bio-dynamic and eco-friendly gardens. Products and handicrafts from their handicraft workshop, the close by leprosy community and some of their partner NGOs are displayed and available for purchase. The proceeds of these sales will go towards helping the sustainable development of these regions through The Kevin Rohan Memorial Eco Foundation (KRMEF). The Kevin Rohan Memorial Eco-Foundation (KRMEF) is an NGO established in 2008 in the Kathmandu Valley, Nepal. Their aim is to create a healthy, sustainable environment that embodies eco-friendly practices for the well-being of local communities.
  • LifeStart Foundation

    Hoi An, Vietnam
    Categories: artwork & crafts
    The Lifestart Foundation is a grassroots, not-for-profit charity that helps disadvantaged Vietnamese people and their families to become self-sufficient. Founded in 2000 by Australian Karen Leonard and supported by a team of dedicated volunteers, the Foundation applies a holistic approach to helping those in need through proven working programs and initiatives designed to effect a generational change.
  • Lila Thai Massage

    Chiang Mai, Thailand
    Categories: spa
    The Lila Thai Massage Shop was established by the former Director of The Chiang Mai Women's Prison to support the released inmates to earn a legal living. Mrs. Naowarat, the director, strongly believes that the participation of the community can contribute to the successful reintegration of the prisoners, who are not readily accepted back into Thai society.
  • LinkAge Yangon

    Yangon, Myanmar
    Categories: restaurant/cafe
    LinkAge is a training restaurant and art gallery founded by a group of volunteers. Their main objective is to build the capacity of children and youth living in poverty by providing vocational training in the culinary field and better access to education.
  • Maji Moto Maasai

    Maji Moto, Narok, Kenya
    Categories: tour operator, ecotourism, homestay
    Located in the Loita Hills of Kenya, this Maasai camp is the perfect compliment to any trip to the Maasai Mara National Reserve, or as a standalone experience. Salaton, the village's chief, invites travelers to experience the culture and spirit of the Maasai.
  • Makabata Guesthouse & Cafe

    Manila, Philippines
    Categories: restaurant/cafe, hotel/guesthouse
    A social enterprise for NGO Bahay Tuluyan, this guesthouse and cafe are staffed by vulnerable youth from the streets of Manila. Bahay Tuluyan offer a variety of programs and services aimed at preventing and responding to abuse and exploitation of children in the Philippines. By visiting the guesthouse and cafe you are helping to provide opportunity to individuals in the community and lead youth out of the cycle of poverty.
  • MBoutik

    Bagan, Myanmar
    Categories: clothing shop
    MBoutik is a social enterprise arm of Action Aid, providing opportunities for marginalised women in rural villages of Bagan. The group also provides support services including literacy and numeracy training, HIV prevention, medical care and treatment programs, gender rights, child care etc
  • Mekong Quilts (Hanoi)

    Hanoi, Vietnam
    Categories: artwork & crafts
    Mekong Quilts was founded in 2001 as an income generation project under the umbrella of parent NGO, Mekong Plus. They sell quilts made by women in poor and rural communities across Southeast Asia.