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Volunteering

One Week at Agape

Coming back to this place of love and peace is like coming home…. I have never felt so at home in a place that isn’t my home!! Unlike Zac Barr, who has beaten me to the second Blog of our life here, I am not doing split shifts. I am just a split person….. This week I have nursed babie
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Split Shift

Well, here we are! Dianne Wilson and I arrived in Chiang Mai nearly two weeks ago and have started working at Agape. What a crazy week – a new home, a new job, a new set of wheels and a brand new community! After all, your world has to change if you want to change the world. I’ll let
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“not Thailand again?”

The Question “So you are going on another holiday,” my friends say. “Let me guess,” they say, “not Thailand again?” Yes of course it is. But not just Thailand, I have my sights firmly set on Agape Home in Chiang Mai, Thailand. Depending on what you want to believe, I either found Agap
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The Look Said It All

An interview with Alex Gibson. Alex is 18, from Melbourne, and part of the Australian Team currently at Agape. Seeing Alex interact with the children, it was clear to see that this young man was deeply touched by the love at Agape. So I thought I’d share the story. See if it str
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“Khop Khun Ka, Khun Richard. I feel better now.”

December marks the end of my first year as a volunteer at AGAPE, an orphanage in Chiang Mai, Thailand for children with HIV. It has been an incredibly enriching experience and I feel I have received far more than I have given. After a business career spanning 35 years and two continen
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The Most Amazing Experience Of My Life

Volunteering at Agape Home Hi, my name is Krissy Kime. Today, in 2014, I’m a student at the University of Wollongong in New South Wales, Australia. But I want to share with the world what happened to me in 2013. And I hope the story has more chapters in the future. Volunteering
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Perspectives Looking Back

It’s Mike Wise again. Diane and I are back from our visit to Agape Home. WHAT AN AWESOME PLACE!!! I’d like to share some perspectives looking back. I’d like to encourage others to do likewise. If you have a story to share, PLEASE DO. The world needs to hear it.
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