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Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project: Mekong Build 2009

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Volunteers in China celebrated the final day of the 2009 Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project with signs and plenty of smiles.

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Thailand | Vietnam | China | Cambodia | Laos

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Volunteer house photos
Volunteer teams and house photos from the 2009 Carter Work Project.

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Looking back…looking forward
In November 2009, the Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project came to an end in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, China and Laos. Here’s a look at what’s taken place in The Mekong Build countries since volunteers returned home.

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The 2009 Carter Work Project comes to a close 
A look back on some amazing moments of the 2009 Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Thailand, China, Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.

A view of the week in Vietnam
A full week of hard work by volunteers and partner families required precision and enthusiasm. The results: joy, new, simple and decent homes and a parade.
From November 15-20, 2009,The Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project united volunteers and families in need of decent, affordable housing in the Mekong region.  During the weeklong build, volunteers built with nearly 166 families in Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand and China's Sichuan Province.