VND14 billion raised from fundraising concert to support flood victims

Nearly VND14 billion (US$700,000) was collected from a concert held by the Sai Gon Giai Phong (SGGP) Newspaper in Ho Chi Minh City on November 15 towards helping people hit by floods in the central region.

Singer Van Khanh (C) is singing in the concert. (Photo: Sggp)

Until date, the newspaper has donated money and essential goods with a total capital of more than VND2 billion.

The SGGP newspaper will also provide VND150 million supported by Thu Duc Housing Development Corporation and its readers to 500 households in Binh Son District’s Binh Hai Commune, the central province of Quang Ngai, hit by a severe flash flood on November 14.

The newspaper continues to raise funds and call for sponsors and benefactors to help people in the central provinces.

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By Thuy Binh – Translated by Kim Khanh

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