Our team is dedicated to serving the women who come through our home and out in the community! We desire to empower each single mother to be able to raise their child.
Apple is the Project Director at Home of the Swallow. She develops trainings, creates strategic partnerships with other organizations, and leads our team with passion and conviction. Apple has a strong desire to support children and parents reaching their fullest potential. She hopes to see lives radically transformed by Jesus so we can be a blessing to those around us. Apple and her husband are co-pastors of the Church of Power, a local Thai church, and have two beautiful girls.
Ako is Home of the Swallow's House Mother. She cares for moms and their babies by teaching them practical life skills while consistently providing godly advice, love and encouragement. She loves to play with children, cook, and lead worship and Bible studies. Ako has a heart to see families restored and fall deeply in love with God.
ADMINISTRATOR & ACCOUTANT
Aek is responsible for the Accounting and Administration at Home of the Swallow. He is also a humble man with many gifts. With such a servant heart, he will do whatever he can to ensure that all of our women and children grow up in a loving family and experience the love of Christ.
Air works part-time at Home of the Swallow's Baby Bird Project as the daycare manager. She organizes staff meetings and manages the curriculum for the children. She has a genuine love for children and a strong passion to see them thrive.
INTERNATIONAL PARTNERSHIPS AND STRATEGIC PLANNING COORDINATOR
Uay is the Daycare Coordinator for the HOS Baby Bird Project. She is responsible for planning all of the children’s daily activities and supervising the daycare staff. She is gifted in creative play and loves to teach the children through singing, dancing, outdoor games, crafts, sports and much more. Uay has a heart to see our children reach their full potential and be given every opportunity possible to learn, develop and grow.
Jen manages Home of the Swallow's strategic planning and partnerships with international organizations in order to help improve the project's effectiveness and develop opportunities for our clients. She also oversees the volunteer staff, coaching them in their roles. Jen hopes that our clients will grow in understanding their immense value in Christ and become confident, independent mothers to their children. She and her husband, Minh, have five spirited children.
Andria ensures that Home of the Swallow's website, social media, and communications are current and looking snazzy! She is gifted in administration, and is passionate about mentoring and helping behind the scenes in any way needed. Andria also serves as the Field Leader and Global Internship Leader for Bethany International Ministries, providing team direction for Bethany's long-term missionaries and Global University interns in Thailand.
Amanda spent 7+ years taking care of orphaned children and was overwhelmed by the realization that many young mothers wanted to keep their children but had insufficient support to do so. She established Home of the Swallow in 2007. Her desire was to see babies thrive by remaining with their birth mums. She has since returned to Australia, but HOS and its vision have continued to grow!