Meet our helpers

Folk who lend a helping hand


Esther Yeadon

Esther lives in Leeds, close to the Avail office, with her husband Mark and two teenage children James and Chloe. She has worked for Avail for nine years, four days a week. Her two main roles are:

  • managing the charity’s finances including receiving and sending out support monies each month;
  • managing the Forget Me Not programme, including communicating with sponsors and field workers to ensure the children that the programme helps are fed and visited regularly.

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Lyn Child

Lyn organizes the Prayer Calendar plus she helps Esther with some bank accounts and Forget Me Not.

Mike Farley

Mike, who is from the Wirral, collates the annual risk assessment requirements from all the mission workers.

Statement of faith

Meet our trustees

Chris French Chris was born in Yorkshire in 1944 and was converted to Christ in 1964. He attended Cliff College in 1966, finally settling in

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