Our Mission

The River is a committed team of people empowering others to bring positive change to their families, community & city.

‘The River’ founded by Erik and Mariaana Klar in 1993, is a passionate team,
empowering local people and communities to be all they can be.

Erik & Mariaana Klar

Senior Leaders and Founders of The River Team

“We are here to serve the people of Thailand. To empower those in need to have a better future. Ultimately; We want to be Christ to this generation.”

Erik & Mariaana Klar

Senior Leaders and Founders of The River Team

“We are here to serve the people of Thailand. To empower those in need to have a better future. Ultimately; We want to be Christ to this generation.”

Erik & Mariaana Klar

Senior Leaders and Founders of The River Team

“We are here to serve the people of Thailand. To empower those in need to have a better future. Ultimately; We want to be Christ to this generation.”

Erik & Mariaana Klar

Senior Leaders and Founders of The River Team

“We are here to serve the people of Thailand. To empower those in need to have a better future. Ultimately; We want to be Christ to this generation.”

Leadership Team

Conferences & Events

Training & Equipping Leaders

Click below to see and to register for our up coming conferences and events.

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Conferences
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Events
Events Supported By
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Community Development

Empowering individuals & communities for sustainable development

Getting Involved

There are many ways to serve with
The River Team both on and off the field.

Which way will you get involved?

Volunteers & Teams

What you can do on the field.

Church Support

What you can do from home.

Advocates

What you can do from home.

The River Media

Find out what’s happening at The River

Our Story Continues to Grow

The stories, events and people who are the collective heartbeat of what makes The River home.

Our Partners

ACC
ACCI
A21
FIDA International
First Priority Development

Giving Online

Your generosity impacts and empowers the lives of so many people.

Come visit us!

We welcome visitors at The River and would love to have you join us this weekend.

Chiang Mai
Bangkok
Sungai Kolok