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New Beginnings

Some weeks there is more to write home about than others. This, my friends, has been one of those weeks!

Last Sunday we attended what might go down in the books as the most beautiful baptism ever. 445 more words


Thoughts From Our ISV Volunteers

As the second group of volunteers from ISV (International Student Volunteers) have finished up their time with us here at DEPDC, we asked a few of them to share their thoughts about the two weeks they have spent with us. 131 more words

Half Day School

Dogs of DEPDC

DEPDC would like to introduce one of its oldest Canine residents. Meet Dum! Dum is eight years old (we suspect), and has become one of the most easily recognizable features of the Half Day School in Mae Sai. 239 more words


The New Term at HDS Started!

On 9th of May the new term at DEPDC’s Half Day School started. For the 2016/2017 school year more than 40 students registered at our school and will receive free education here. 323 more words


The Report Is In: Update on Human Rights Issues in Thailand

The U.S Department of State recently released it’s annual Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2015. As you all know human rights are at the core of DEPDC/GMS’s mission to prevent human trafficking through education and awareness raising. 548 more words



You’d never know their silent struggles behind the smiles. You’d never guess their precarious situation amidst their playfulness. You’d never realize that the ability to read from their own Bible is a miracle – the first time anyone in their family has likely touched one. 457 more words


Meet an International Volunteer: Francesca

The International Department would like to introduce Francesca. She joined our organization this past month. Francesca is from Massachusetts, USA and is a recent graduate in International Studies and Business from Muhlenberg College. 391 more words