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Trans-Vietnam walker raises VND127 million for poor children

Trans-Vietnam walker raises VND127 million for poor children

VOV.VN - A 23-year-old man has completed a 45-day long walk across the country, raising a total of VND127 million to assist deprived children from the northern province of Lai Chau. Let’s take a closer look at his exciting journey.

Football star Ahn Jung-hwan set for friendly match in Vietnam

Football star Ahn Jung-hwan set for friendly match in Vietnam

VOV.VN -Former Korean football star Ahn Jung-hwan is due to make a return to Vietnam in order to participate in a friendly match alongside Vietnamese team HPL All Stars, with the fixture scheduled to take place at the Youth Football Training Center on October 24.

UK charity Executive Director honoured

UK charity Executive Director honoured

VOV.VN - A meeting was held in Hanoi on October 15 to announce the presentation of a friendship medal to Katrin Kandel, Executive Director of the UK-based charity Facing the World, in recognition of her contributions to changing the lives of thousands of Vietnamese children with facial deformities.

Annual Fun Run for the poor

Annual Fun Run for the poor

VOV.VN - The 18th annual Fun Run for Charity will take place in District 7, Ho Chi Minh City on the morning of September 30 to raise funds for people with financial difficulties in Vietnam.

Charity activities ahead of Tet

Charity activities ahead of Tet

VOV.VN - 2 million Vietnamese poor people have been helped over the past month to enjoy the Lunar New Year festival as other people do. This humanitarian activity originates from Vietnam’s tradition of “The haves help the have-nots.”

Manulife Vietnam donates nearly VND200 mil to Terry Fox Fund

Manulife Vietnam donates nearly VND200 mil to Terry Fox Fund

Nearly 700 staff and agents of Manulife Vietnam, part of leading international financial services group Manulife Financial Corporation, have joined the 2017 Terry Fox Run, raising nearly VND200 million ($9,000) for cancer research and treatment.

ASEAN pageant rewards inner beauty

ASEAN pageant rewards inner beauty

VOV.VN - The Miss ASEAN Friendship 2017 competition has created a new kind of beauty pageant that rewards contestants not just for their looks, but for their service and dedication to charities and helping the less fortunate.

Celebrities attend HCM City charity event

Celebrities attend HCM City charity event

VOV.VN - A large number of celebrities participated in a charity event in Ho Chi Minh City on May 25 aiming to help disadvantaged children receive free heart surgery.

Charity passes out free TET gifts for needy

Charity passes out free TET gifts for needy

VOV.VN - A charity has passed out hundreds of free Banh Chung cakes on Nguyen Chi Thanh Street in Hanoi along with thousands of gifts of candy and clothing to needy residents of the capital city.

Miss Universe contestants walk for charity

Miss Universe contestants walk for charity

VOV.VN - The 85 Miss Universe candidates have walked the runway wearing the colours of the Philippine flag – blue, red and white – at the Miss Universe 2016 Charity Gala and National Gift Auction event at the Conrad Hotel in Manila.