Launching Aid for social protection program Foundation Vietnam (AFV)

On 12th September 2016, ActionAid Vietnam in cooperation with strategic partners Aid for social protection program Foundation Vietnam (AFV) held a ceremony to launch the Local Fundraising Program, with the main funding source of Child Sponsorship Programme. Over 60 associates of ActionAid Vietnam, AFV and AFV's Management Board participated in the launching event.

  

Speaking at the launching event, Ms. Hoang Phuong Thao, Country Director of ActionAid Vietnam emphasis: “With the support of 10,000 expatriate supporters in Child Sponsorship Programme, ActionAid Vietnam has implemented hundred of poverty reducing and sustainable development programmes over the last 25 years. Our works and all the successful achievements have always been recognized and appreciated.  It's time for Vietnamese to join hands and take actiona to help the less fortunate, powerless and vulnerable people around Vietnam. Each individual participated in AFV's Child Sponsorship Programme will not only help sponsored child but also support the poor community where sponsored child lives having access to better living conditions (livelihood, clean water, quality education and healthcare...) and a better future”.

ActionAid Vietnam's staff are not only those inaugurate the Child Sponsorship Programme to Vietnamese sponsors but also become the very first donors of this respectful programme. Their contribution will bring about the lasting changes to lives of thousands of poor people.

After the launching event, AFV had successully connect 45 sponsors with 51 children in Cao Bang, Dak Lak and Kien Giang.

 

Monday, 09/12/2016 | 11:26 Asia/Bangkok

Event Information

09/12/2016 - 09/12/2016

127 Lo Duc, Hanoi, Vietnam