8 results for tag: Agape


Medical Team Volunteers at Agape

Three doctors, two volunteers and a Singaporean researcher and journalist made a trip to Mae Sot in December. They spent three days performing health screening and check ups on over 200 children at the school, providing health and hygiene training, and purchasing supplies to improve hygiene and nutrition at Agape. The team leader first came to Mae Sot in January 2010. She visited Agape, along with projects in Umphium camp, writing an article for Asian Geographic magazine which has yet to be published. She left Mae Sot with a plan to return home and fundraise - something many people have good intentions of doing. Back in Singapore, Catherine got down ...

Agape Singing Angels

The Agape singing Angels are out on the Mae Sot streets every night for hours on end, singing their lovely songs and trying to raise money for an excellent Christmas dinner. I went singing with them for four hours on Wednesday night. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VpNeMzJzDbE&hl=en&fs=1] Last night their plans to raise enough money for a good meal ran into some trouble. Full of kids, the headmaster was pulling out onto the road to head to back to the school for the night (it was after 10pm), when a motorcycle took the corner behind him at high speed, ignored David's signal, and crashed into the truck. Luckily no one was hurt, but the driver ...