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10 years ago, December 26, 2004 in Thailand
About Volunteering
10 years ago, mid December, 2004, we OMPs Toto/Gaweechat, Mui and I, Sven, had arranged some workshops with schools, teachers in PangNga, Phuket, and Tai Muang that included Khao Lak.  We met with many teachers, headmasters, others. We had just agreed to work with schools and eco projects in this region. We had agreed to meet there again after Xmas for a few holidays. Toto was in the Navy, based in the main Thai navy base, Sathahip, outside Bangkok, Mui based in Krabi and I returned to ...

Why Openmind Projects

  • Low volunteer costs.  A non-profit NGO, not an international volunteer agency. So lower costs for you!
  • High value volunteer work.  Addressing real needs. Avoiding volunteer work that local people do better and should get paid for! No wall paintings, beach cleanings.
  • Grassroots projects.  Your money goes direct to the local projects. Not overseas to salaries and marketing.
  • Asia Specialist.  We match local needs with your skills. And prepare you!
  • Flexible dates. Combine projects.
  • Unique volunteer training, free. Before you start.  Including cross cultural training.
  • Trend setting teaching. We willl train you.

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