City golf tournament raises VND1.6 bil. for poor patients

Suntory PepsiCo Vietnam Beverage (SPVB) on December 16 handed over VND1.6 billion to the Heartbeat Vietnam, a program of the VinaCapital Foundation (VCF), which began in 2006 by saving poor children who needed heart surgeries. 

The money collected from the 13th Suntory PepsiCo Friendship Challenge 2015 at the Vietnam Golf & Country Club on the same day.

Organized since 2007, the golf tournament have raised VND15 billion to conduct heart surgeries for children and poor patients, build houses for the disabled and donate scholarships to orphans, among others.

By Viet Nga – Translated by Kim Khanh

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