Yem Nan (23 years old) came to NFC at the age of 13 years in 2003, as his extremely poor family was unable to afford his education. At NFC he attended school for six years. After having finished grade 9 he began to study baking and pastries at PSE. He graduated three years later as the top student in his class. Now he works as a baking and pastries chef at the 5-star Sunway Hotel in Phnom Penh and teaches baking courses at an local NGO.
Lang Sokheng (15 years old) came to NFC at the age of 7 in 2005. Having lost both parents, she had lived in the slums of Phnom Penh because her few living relatives could not afford to take care of her. At NFC Sokheng started attending school. Being a highly motivated and talented student she skipped grade two. Now she achieves brilliant results in grade 9 at the Westline (private) School; she has been the top student in her class every month since December 2012!