|57 Vietnamese businesses successfully registered to export over 65,700 tons of rice|
|Vietnam sends 5,000 tonnes of rice, helping Cuba’s COVID-19 fight|
|More free ‘rice ATMs’ set up in Hue, Da Nang|
|Rice for Life has distributed 5kg bags of rice to 2000 families this week in District 8, Tan Phu, Binh Tan, Nha Be, Cu Chi, and Hoc Mon.|
Many people have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, with some HCM city families unable to work and feed their families. Two weeks ago, CanCham has already donated 4 tonnes of rice to local Food Banks located in District 4, District 11, Thu Duc, and Binh Chanh. In two days, the rice was distributed to 800 families in need in these four areas.
In the effort to provide relief for these families and with an outpouring of support, CanCham Vietnam's Rice for Life Initiative has raised another VND 214 million (USD 9.101), including an amount equivalent to 5,000kg of rice from VCF to provide more rice to families in need.
They has distributed 5kg bags of rice to 2000 families this week in District 8, Tan Phu, Binh Tan, Nha Be, Cu Chi, and Hoc Mon on April 28-29.
VND 67,500 (USD 2,87) is all it takes to give 5kg of rice to a family. The support might seem nominal but it's of critical importance to help the underprivileged people in HCM city right now to get through this difficult time.
CanCham Vietnam and VCF hope their efforts can help disadvantaged families overcome this crisis.
CanCham Vietnam has been a long-term partner of the VinaCapital Foundation as they have always supported and contributed to VCF's programs, helping to save many children with congenital heart defects. VCF has also participated in many CanCham Vietnam fundraising activities such as Canada Green Day and Get Green Competition.
According to CanCham Vietnam, more rice will be given to families in need after the holiday weekend and we are still accepting donations. They also calling for donations from members, partners, and supporters to help to make a difference in the lives of those effected by COVID-19./.
|Hearts For Hue, VESAF support hard-hit farmers in Hue |
With the support from the Vietnam Education and Social Assistance Foundation (VESAF), Hearts For Hue - a local NGO established in Hue city recently in collaboration with Phu ...
|Vietnam presents 10,000 masks to Azerbaijan’s COVID-19 battle |
The Vietnam-Azerbaijan Friendship Association on April 28 handed over 10,000 masks to Azerbaijan embassy to help the country combat the novel coronavirus.
|Israeli Embassy donates one ton of rice to the needy of Hanoi |
Israeli Embassy donates ton of rice to those in Vietnamese capital who lost jobs due to coronavirus outbreak.