Tag: "orphans"

Concert raises money to help orphans in Vietnam

Concert raises money to help orphans in Vietnam

VOV.VN - A benefit concert on April 22 will raise money for the Huong Duong Orphan and Disable Patronage Centre in the province of Binh Duong located just north of Ho Chi Minh City in southern Vietnam.

Quang Tri presents gifts to the disabled

Quang Tri presents gifts to the disabled

The Quang Tri chapter of the Association for the Support of Vietnamese Handicapped and Orphans will present gifts to the disabled and orphans living in need from April 16-20 on the occasion of the 37th Vietnam Day of Persons with Disabilities (April 18).

Programme to help vulnerable kids

Programme to help vulnerable kids

A children’s protection programme will try to lower the proportion of disadvantaged children and those who are identified as vulnerable under the current rate of 4.3% from now to 2020, according to goals set by the HCM City Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs.

Truong Ngoc Anh helps Vietnamese orphans

Truong Ngoc Anh helps Vietnamese orphans

VOV.VN - Award winning actress Truong Ngoc Anh is helping disabled orphans at the Thi Nghe Protection Centre in Ho Chi Minh City open up a new way of thinking and living their lives.

Vintage photos through the lens of Steve Raymer

Vintage photos through the lens of Steve Raymer

VOV.VN -Through the lens of American journalist and educator Steve Raymer, many ageless images from 1993 of Vietnamese orphans, farmers, ethnic minority people and the late General Vo Nguyen Giap are revealed.

Vietnamese women present gifts to orphans in Malaysia

Vietnamese women present gifts to orphans in Malaysia

Representatives from the Vietnamese Women’s Association in Malaysia on May 21 visited and presented gifts to orphans at the Rumah Anak Yatim & Asnaf Al Nasuha centre in the Malaysian State of Selangor.

Lan Phuong does charity work helping orphans

Lan Phuong does charity work helping orphans

VOV.VN - Award-winning actress and professional model Lan Phuong is without question listed on countless ‘most beautiful women’ lists for her natural beauty both inside and out.

Myriad activities to be held for disabled

Myriad activities to be held for disabled

A conference for the disabled, orphans and sponsors nationwide is scheduled to be held on April 8 as part of activities to mark Vietnam Day for People with Disabilities (April 18).

American singer’s fund-raising performance

American singer’s fund-raising performance

VOV.VN - American singer Kyo York has prepared for a special performance set to take place at Continental Saigon Hotel on March 30 to mark the 15th death anniversary of composer Trinh Cong Son.

Cargill to expand investment in Vietnam

Cargill to expand investment in Vietnam

The animal feed market in Vietnam has a relatively high potential, which has prompted Cargill group to invest more in the country, according to the US group’s Chairman David McLennan.

Wheelchairs given to the disabled in Bac Kan province

The Lawrence S.Ting Community Support Fund presented 140 wheelchairs worth VND231 million (US$10,500) to the Bac Kan Association for Support to the People with Disabilities and Orphans on October 21.

Supporting disadvantaged children in Tet festival

Supporting disadvantaged children in Tet festival

(VOV) - The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha, the Association for the Support of Vietnamese Handicapped and Orphans and some other agencies launched a programme in Hanoi on February 4 to help disadvantaged children enjoy a happy spring.

Vice President Doan grants scholarships to needy children

Vice President and Chairwoman of the Protection Council of Vietnam Fund for Child Protection, Nguyen Thi Doan, presented 110 scholarships worth VND 3 million each to outstanding and needy students in the northern province Ninh Binh on September 3.

Korean doctors provide check-ups for the poor

Korean doctors provide check-ups for the poor

(VOV) -A delegation of Korean doctors from YERAM GLOBAL Corps are giving free medicine and check-ups to disabled people and orphans in the central coastal province of Binh Thuan from August 14-15.

US, Sweden support local disadvantaged children

US, Sweden support local disadvantaged children

(VOV) - The central province of Thua Thien Hue has received funding of nearly VND558 million from the US charity Aid To Children Without Parents (ACWP), to implement a project to support local orphans and disadvantaged children.