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Voch’s Story

December 4th, 2013 | By

“If I didn’t get the chance to produce music, I wouldn’t be able to sit still. My thing is to make beats. My mind keeps hearing them.”   Always a mischievous young boy, Bou That Say Dech earned himself the nickname Voch (Khmer for naughty) at a young age. He was a cheeky boy with ...READ MORE

Homie’s Story

December 4th, 2013 | By

“I am so grateful to have been shown the right direction. Honestly, if it wasn’t for Tiny Toones, I would still be doing bad things or be in prison” 22 year old ‘Homie’ is the second of seven brothers and sisters. Born on the Cambodia-Vietnam border, he and his family moved to a village on the ...READ MORE

Erak’s story

August 29th, 2012 | By

“I dropped out of school at grade 8. I wanted to study and I was always asking my parents and my sister but they could not afford it. Tiny Toones helps me and my friends. I have learnt so many things I didn’t know about. They helped me to go back to school. Last year ...READ MORE

Houch’ s story

August 15th, 2012 | By

“Before Tiny Toones I was living on the streets, picking up drugs and taking glue.” Houch was living and working on the streets in Battambang when he saw a Tiny Toones performance in the town. The breakdancing and the Tiny Toones team made such an impression on him that he made his way to Phnom ...READ MORE