The donation was made after School No. 8’s library was damaged by flooding. To mark the merit-making occasion, the women’s group also served lunch to monks from nearby Chaimongkol Temple.
Naowarat Khakhay (3rd left), and members of the Women’s Development Group present Thai encyclopedias to Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome, representing the school.
Group leaders also congratulated school officials on establishment of a tourism-education center, which was opened by Mayor Itthiphol Kunplome and city council members. School No. 8 is one of only two schools in Chonburi to receive Tourism Authority of Thailand funding for such centers.
After lunch it’s time for an ice cream treat!