At Tongkonan Layuk Lion, local orphans are considered part of the family. During Christmas, a major religious holidays observed in Indonesia, the Tongkonan gathers presents and donations to provide the children with food, clothing and a little cheer. At Christmas time, guests and employees are invited to sponsor an orphan and on Christmas Eve the Tongkonan delivers presents to the children in the PAK Orphanage in Torajaland.
We are proud members of Pack for a Purpose, an initiative that allows travelers like you to make a lasting impact in the community at your travel destination. If you save just a few kilos of space in your suitcase and bring supplies for area schools or medical clinics in need, you'll make a priceless impact in the lives of our local children and families. Please click here to see what supplies are needed for our project/projects.