Expanding its mission to serve the poor people, the HCMC Police Unit of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union of police together with the Ho Chi Minh City Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients and Nguyen Trai Hospital have planned free of cost eye surgeries for low income people.
People’s Committee in the central city of Da Nang yesterday announced it decided to remove firework show from the list of festive activities to commemorate its 20th anniversary of becoming central city and the upcoming New Year Eve.
Over 900 young photographers and volunteers yesterday joined in the annual event Help-portrait Vietnam in which photographers take free portraits of people they meet on the street in seven cities and provinces in the country.
Party Committee, People’s Committee and the Fatherland Front Committee in Phu Nhuan District yesterday organized walking program named “Dong hanh vi nguoi ngheo” (Accompanying with the poor) for fundraising.
A text-message campaign, which is a part of activities to respond to the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty and the National Day for the Poor (October 17), was launched on October 15 through the national humanity website.