About 5,000 students attended the launch ceremony of the ‘19th Green Summer Campaign’ at the 23/9 (September 23) Park in District 1 in Ho Chi Minh City on July 15.
|Students attend the launch ceremony of the ‘19th Green Summer Campaign’ in HCMC (Photo: SGGP)|
Nguyen Thi Thu Ha and Nguyen Van Dua, deputy secretaries of the City Party Committee, and Nguyen Van Ranh, head of the Municipal Party Mass Mobilization Committee also joined in the event.
A total of 50,000 volunteers will take part in the campaign that will be on from now until August 15 in HCMC and the neighboring provinces of the Mekong Delta, Central and Highlands, and Champasak Province in Laos.
They will participate in social welfare works including organizing summer courses for children; teach law, and cultivation and breeding techniques.
Speaking at the ceremony, Nguyen Thi Thu Ha, deputy secretary of the HCMC Party Committee highly appreciated students’ enthusiasm and contribution. She hoped the youth would instill creativity within people living in remote areas.