VOLUNTEER AT MINMAHAW

Become a vital part of Minmahaw School’s mission by joining our team of dedicated volunteer teachers. We deeply value the contributions of these selfless individuals who play a pivotal role in shaping the educational experience for our students. Beyond the classroom, volunteer teachers enrich our community and promote cultural exchange. Your expertise, passion, and commitment can make a significant impact, fostering a supportive learning environment and contributing to the holistic development of our students. If you’re passionate about education, take the first step and express your interest by emailing principal@minmahawschool.org or contact@minmahawschool.org. Join us in shaping the future and creating meaningful experiences at Minmahaw School.
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WHERE IS MINMAHAW?

Minmahaw school is located in Mae Sot, Thailand.

WIKIPEDIA – Mae Sot (Thai: แม่สอด, pronounced [mɛ̂ː sɔ̀ːt]; Burmese: မဲဆောက်, [mɛ́ sʰaʊʔ]; Shan: ႄႈသၢႆ, [ɛ sʰaaj]) is a city in western Thailand that shares a border with Myanmar to the west. It is notable as a trade hub and for its substantial population of Burmese migrants and refugees. The city is part of Tak Province, 87 km from the city of Tak and 492 km from Bangkok. It is home to the district headquarters of Mae Sot District, and is the main gateway between Thailand and Burma.

TRAVELLING METHODS

There are buses and flights available to come to Mae Sot from Bangkok or Chiang Mai.

Bus X is one of the popular local application to check and get the bus tickets online. (link below)

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THINGS TO DO

Try Local Cuisine:
Indulge in the local flavors by sampling Thai and Burmese cuisine. Street food stalls, markets, and local restaurants offer a variety of delicious dishes.

Visit Wat Thai Wattanaram:
Explore the beautiful Buddhist temple, Wat Thai Wattanaram. Admire the architecture, learn about Thai Buddhism, and enjoy the serene surroundings.
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Take a Trip to Thi Lo Su Waterfall:
Venture outside Mae Sot to experience the stunning Thi Lo Su Waterfall, one of the largest waterfalls in Thailand. The journey to the waterfall also allows you to enjoy the picturesque scenery.
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Hike or Trek in the Surrounding Hills:
Mae Sot is surrounded by hills and mountains. Consider going on a hiking or trekking adventure to enjoy nature and witness breathtaking views. Local guides can help you discover hidden gems.
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Visit the Migrant Learning Centers:
Learn about the diverse communities in Mae Sot by visiting migrant learning centers. These centers often welcome visitors and offer insights into the lives of people from Myanmar who have sought refuge in the area. Minmahaw School is also one of the Migrant Learning Centers in Mae Sot since 2007.

Visit Mae Ka Sa Hot Springs:
Relax in the natural hot springs at Mae Ka Sa. It’s a great way to unwind and enjoy the therapeutic benefits of the warm mineral-rich waters.
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Discover Ban Mae La Refugee Camp:
Gain a deeper understanding of the region’s history and humanitarian efforts by visiting Ban Mae La Refugee Camp. Take guided tours to learn about the challenges faced by refugees and the organizations providing support.

Engage in Volunteer Opportunities:
Consider volunteering at local organizations or schools. Mae Sot has various NGOs and community projects that welcome help from enthusiastic volunteers.

Join the “What’s Happening in Mae Sot” Facebook Group
This vibrant community serves as an information-sharing hub, where you can ask questions, seek recommendations, and connect with friendly users eager to help. Whether you’re looking for the best local spots or curious about town happenings, the group provides a welcoming space to unravel the mysteries of Mae Sot. 
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Remember to respect local customs and traditions while enjoying the diverse experiences Mae Sot has to offer.

If the thought of making a positive impact through volunteering at Minmahaw School has crossed your mind, don’t hesitate – take the next step! We welcome passionate individuals who are eager to contribute to our educational mission. Send an email expressing your interest to either principal@minmahawschool.org or contact@minmahawschool.org. Your commitment can make a significant difference in the lives of our students. Join us in creating a transformative learning environment at Minmahaw School. Thank you for considering and taking action!

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