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Top CEO left Hollywood to save Cambodia’s poor children

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Children on a road in Cambodia. Photo: Traveling Reporter



Scott Neeson left Hollywood to save children rooting in Cambodia's garbage dumps (via The Christian Science Monitor)

Scott Neeson’s final epiphany came one day in June 2004. The high-powered Hollywood executive stood, ankle deep in trash, at the sprawling landfill of Stung Meanchey, a poor shantytown in Cambodia’s capital. In a haze of toxic fumes and burning waste, swarms of Phnom Penh’s most destitute were rooting…


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