Les Pépites (Little Gems) at the UN !

Tuesday, 7th March 2017

The Permanent Mission of France to the United Nations, the Association of French Civil Servants in New York (AFFIN) and French Movie Nights LLC organized the screening of the film "Les Pépites" (Little Gems) at the headquarters of the United Nations in New York!
Marie-France des Pallières and two of her children – Leakhena and Bertrand des Pallières – were present.
Wonderful recognition for the work of the founders and for Xavier de Lauzanne’s film!

Charity Film Awards

PSE & Les Pépites (Little Gems) are in the finals of the Charity Film Awards in UK.


There is a “People's Choice” award for the charity with the most votes between now and 10th March. Please click on the link below to vote and ask your friends to do so too ...

► Vote for Les Pépites (Little Gems) - PSE For a Child's Smile

Marie-France des Pallières sur TF1

Le dimanche 19 février dans l'émission Sept à Huit sur TF1 pour "Le portrait de la semaine"

>> Voir l'interview


PSE is looking for volunteers to be English teaching assistants to help deliver both a General English Programme and an English for Specific Programme in the Technology school.


Volunteers will also provide extra-curricular support – helping students read and leading group discussions & talks. The assistants will support the PSE English teaching staff during the school year (October to July).


Run, Support PSE

Take part in the Course des Héros in Paris or Lyon, a charity sporting event. Registration is now open!

For the third year, PSE is participating in the Course des Héros: a charity event that brings together many NGOs.

It is taking place on Sunday 18th June

► Do you like to walk or run?
► Do you want to support "Pour un Sourire d’Enfant”?

You can register now by yourself, with friends or colleagues to support PSE

Gala Evening

Thursday 30 march 2017 at 8pm

Pavillon Royal, route de la Muette
75 016 PARIS

Evening sponsored by Patrice Leconte and hosted byJean-Marie Colombani.

With testimonies from business leaders who support PSE through their CSR activities.

Download the Booking Form

Carte de la tournée 2017

2017 Tour

Come and discover the NGO of the film "Les pépites" (Little Gems)!


Marie-France des Pallières -  "Mamie" (Grandma) for the children - will be present.


1st session : on 23rd Feb. in SURESNES

Click here to request the “kit” to become an ambassador of the Tour.

5th december : International Volunteer Day (IVD)

Photo taken at the PSE meeting of branch representatives on 24th September 2016


Thanks to our 300 volunteers who help out all year long.



► You too, can join the PSE volunteers.


A huge success !

More than 165,000 admissions since its release, and more to come !

Children, to survive, had to rummage through the dumpsite of Phnom Penh in Cambodia. Today, they have escaped. Les Pépites (Little Gems), is the story of an extraordinary human adventure ... that of PSE.

► The film by Xavier de Lauzanne, was released in France on 5th October..

Watch the trailer

Summer camps 2017

Fancy becoming a PSE Summer Camp monitor ?


It is a unique volunteering experience helping PSE’s children.


Our website has full details of how to apply: