Our Peace Leadership Journey

Phnom Penh, CambodiaSarus

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$21,018

Raised of $20,000 USD

Successfully funded on Sep 21, 2017
183 supporters
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Handmade Thank You Card
$25.00

The classic Sarus perk. What better way to express gratitude than these lovely, handmade thank you cards from our Sarus Leaders? Crafted especially for you with loads of love and appreciation.

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Sarus Workshop of Your Choice
$25.00

Live access to one of Sarus' 2nd Annual Virtual Workshop Series. Potential topics include: Systems Thinking, Open Space Technology, Non-Violent (Compassionate) Communication, Mindfulness, Human-Centered Design, Adaptive Leadership, Restorative Justice Circle-Keeping, Crowdfunding. Learn more about the Sarus Workshop Series here: https://www.smore.com/h126q-sarus-workshop-series.

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Sarus Cookbook 4.0
$50.00

Want to have the taste of South and Southeast Asian cuisines in your own kitchen? Hurry and be the first to experience the newly upgraded & digital edition of the Sarus Cookbook! You’ll be virtually led through local markets, learn how to bargain for fresh ingredients, and receive step-by-step cooking tutorials of famous local dishes from Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Vietnam. Bon Appétit!

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Sarus T-Shirt
$50.00

Wear Sarus, be Sarus. Features the blue Sarus logo on your choice of white or black shirts. Made in Thailand, printed in Cambodia. 100% cotton. 100% awesome.

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Sarus Drink Cozy
$50.00

Like your drinks cold? What better way to keep your favorite beverage frosty than with your very own Sarus drink cozy? Now you can represent Sarus at your next house party. Get 'em while they're hot! Or should we say while they're cool?

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Basic Sarus Travel Pack
$50.00

Dreaming of a trip to Asia? Learn how to experience a country the Sarus way! You'll receive a digital guidebook with stories, tips, and recommendations from our alumni, as well as contact information for select members of the Sarus community in the country you plan to visit. Available for Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Vietnam. With Sarus Travel Packs, you can make friends and have a community before you arrive at your destination! Even if you're not planning to travel right away, the Sarus Travel Packs are still a unique way to learn about new places and connect virtually with new people.

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Pair of Cambodian Coconut Bowls
$100.00

Decorate your home with a unique tropical splash! Add a pair of colorful Cambodian coconut bowls to brighten up your home. You are bound to surprise your guests with these artistic additions to your décor!

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Myanmar Pathein Umbrella
$100.00

A Myanmar specialty of the Irrawaddy Delta town of Pathein, these decorative umbrellas have a timeless quality. Their bright colors and lacquer coats create a stunning iridescent effect when light hits them. Last campaign, these umbrellas were our hottest item, so don't miss out!

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Bangladeshi Nakshi Pakha
$100.00

Experience how rural Bangladesh beats the heat in style. Appealing in design, pattern, and color combination, these popular fans reflect the artistic skills of the artisans. Their unique motif and eye-catching design can also decorate your home and give it a South Asian touch. Get your hands on one before we run out!

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Premium Sarus Travel Pack
$100.00

Access to everything in the Basic Travel Pack, plus you'll have the opportunity to consult with a member of the Sarus community from the country you're traveling to over Zoom or Skype before your trip.

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Full Access to Sarus Workshops
$100.00

You'll receive full access to the entire 2018 Sarus Workshop Series, including all the tool kits. You'll also receive a pass to bring along a guest to the workshops! This is a brilliant way to learn new skills that you can apply immediately to your life and work, as well as make connections and become more deeply integrated into the Sarus community.

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Vietnamese Embroidery
$150.00

Intricately handcrafted traditional embroidery of iconic Vietnamese rural landscapes. Artisans in Vietnam spend a lifetime learning the skill of embroidery which is passed on between generations. Guests will be sure to lavish praise on this elegant addition to your wall!

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Sarus Water Color Vignette
$150.00

Limited edition, one-of-a-kind hand-painted vignettes inspired by transformational peace leadership journeys, these paintings capture the spirit of Sarus like nothing else. Painted by Sarus alumnus and board member, Phan Uyen Nghi, each of these 10 paintings is completely unique. Nghi even offers a customization option for those interested in exploring the connection between inner peace and artistic creation!

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Sarus Cookbook Collection
$150.00

Be the Master Chef for popular South and Southeast Asian cuisines and impress your guests with tried and true recipes from the Sarus community. You will get all four Sarus Digital Cookbooks filled with traditional dishes from Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, and Vietnam. Enrich your kitchen with our cookbook collection and get ready to cook!

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Basic Sarus Care Package
$200.00

Packaged with love and tailored to your liking, you’ll get to choose any two of our perks above from Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, and/or Vietnam to be delivered to your door. You will also receive a handmade thank you card!

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Peace Circle Talking Stick
$200.00

The heart of Sarus is the circle. Together we sit in a circle, intentionally present with each other, listening deeply and speaking from our hearts. We pass around a talking stick. When you hold the stick, it is in an invitation to speak; when another person holds the stick, it is an invitation to listen. We will craft you a personalized talking stick and offer you free access to the Sarus workshop on circle-keeping, so you know how to hold your own peace circles. A talking stick can be a doorway to greater depth on your peace leadership journey!

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Deluxe Sarus Travel Pack
$500.00

Everything from the Premium Travel Pack, plus you'll be picked up at the airport by a member of the Sarus community and given a half-day tour of town. There is truly no better way to connect with our community and immerse yourself in local cultures! Airport pick up available in Phnom Penh, Ho Chi Minh City, Chittagong, Yangon, and Mandalay.

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Deluxe Sarus Care Package
$500.00

Enjoy treasures of South and Southeast Asia in your own home with our deluxe care package. Go big and choose 5 of our available items from Bangladesh, Cambodia, Myanmar, and/or Vietnam! You will also receive a handmade thank you card!

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Sponsor a Peace Leader
$1,000.00

Your contribution will cover the cost of an emerging peace leader's full participation in a Sarus exchange program. You'll have the option to be formally recognized as a sponsor on our website and social media platforms, as well as have a conversation with the sponsored peace leader if you like. This is a special opportunity to play a significant role in an emerging changemaker's trajectory, as well as learn from their peace leadership experiences. As a bonus, you will also receive 5 perks of your choice from those listed above!

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Join a Sarus Program
$2,000.00

Itching to see firsthand what a Sarus program looks and feels like? Here's your chance to join us as a special guest on one of our upcoming programs. You'll be immersed in a community of inspiring peace leaders and have the opportunity to learn through dialogue, reflection, and service. What's more, you'll have a blast and forge lasting friendships! You'll also get 7 additional perks of your choice from those listed above!

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