Thailand Action Team
The Action Team will be working alongside BMS partner Compasio based in Mae Sot near the Thai-Burmese border. Compasio is a Christian NGO who work with communities on the margins. They run a number of projects in areas of community development and empowerment of women and children, particularly with children at risk. An example of this is the opportunity to get involved with ministry among children at the local rubbish dump.
Jamiko Yapp is a 18 year old student who attends Calvary Baptist Church where he is involved in many things, including worship, drama and youth ministry. His hobbies include watching movies and listening to music.
Kathy Green is 18 and currently a sixth form student at The Henry Box School. She attends Witney Community Church where she is part of the children's team. In her free time, she enjoys, swimming, art and music.
Nicola Shaw is 22 and a Bio medical scientist. As a member of Perry Rise Baptist Church, Nicola is involved in lots of activities, including Girls' Brigade and youth group. Her hobbies include writing and art.
Richard Fuller is 19 and a youth intern at Queens Road Baptist Church. In his spare time, he enjoys cycling and DIY.