Vietnam Foundation Newsletter December 2023

By Katherine Nguyen We are already at the end of 2023! Over the course of the year, the Vietnam Foundation (VNF) has continued its work, with a focus on linking the youth community in Vietnam with people throughout the Vietnamese diaspora. Please read on for your six-monthly update of our projects. How your donations changed … Read more

English Practice Program promotes confidence in disadvantaged students

Since 2022, Vietnam Foundation (VNF) has been running an English Practice Program for high school students from disadvantaged background.  The purpose is to assist them with further studies (e.g. in university) and to enhance their employability in the future. Each Sunday night, small groups of students have an opportunity to speak and hear English with … Read more

2023 Hue English Language Summer Camp: Transforming Lives

The Hue English Language Summer Camp has wrapped up, and we’re thrilled to share the highlights. 🌟📢. 25 talented students from disadvantaged families, hailing from Le Quy Don (Quang Tri Province) and Quoc Hoc Hue High schools, came together to learn, grow, and shine. 📚🤝. Thanks to the Vietnam Foundation’s Build a Future (BAF) program … Read more

Who says the young people only want to have fun?

On Saturday 19/08/2023, the Vietnamese Students Association (VSA) at Monash University had fun AND also extended a helping hand to the disadvantaged people in Vietnam with a charity sports day. The Vietnamese Students Association (VSA) at Monash University is a vibrant social club with a strong community spirit. Many club members have volunteered to teach … Read more

13 bridges constructed by Vietnam Foundation in the Mekong Delta

*Vietnam Foundation has completed construction on a further 6 bridges since this article was published, bringing the total number of bridges constructed by Vietnam Foundation in 2023 to 19. From 2021 to 2023, Vietnam Foundation built 13 bridges in the Mekong Delta, replacing the dangerous monkey bridges and uplifting local communities. The Realisation Of Our … Read more

2023 Water Vats Appeal

Dear Friends, Members, and Supporters, Re: VNF 2023 Water Vats Appeal Thank you very much for your ongoing and generous support of our aid programs in the last 27 years to the people living in the poor remote areas of Vietnam.  One of the biggest problems for many remote areas of Vietnam is the lack … Read more

Vietnam Foundation Newsletter June 2023

Download this newsletter as a PDF Dear members, supporters, partners and friends, Coming into 2023, the Vietnam Foundation (VNF) is now in its 28th year of serving the disadvantaged and impoverished communities in rural Vietnam. Each year has seen the growth of new projects, such as the “Build a Future Program”, which focuses on funding … Read more

Recycled Bicycles Appeal

Dear Friends, Members and Supporters, We hope this letter finds you and your families safe and well after the festive season. It is great to see that life has mostly returned to normal in Australia post Covid-19 pandemic, and the economy shows improvement. However, we want to draw your attention to the fact that many … Read more