Confronting the distressing sight of children in need, some people salve their consciences by making a donation. But freelance graphic designer Chairit Imjaroen wanted to do more, to volunteer his time and energy. And he found a rather novel way to add value to his efforts.
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Chairit and several of his friends regularly help out at Baan Sanrak and the Baan Nok Kamin Foundation, two residential homes for underprivileged children in the greater Bangkok area. On his way to visit the kids he would often buy some ice-cream _ usually an inexpensive local variety made from coconut milk _ to distribute as little treats. A health-conscious person, Chairit became concerned about the amount of sweeteners used in the commercial ice-cream he was buying for the children.
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