At the event. (Photo: baoninhbinh.org)

Good Neighbors International (GNI) from the Republic of Korea (RoK) has donated gifts worth 5.5 billion VND (250,000 USD) to disadvantaged students in the northern province of Ninh Binh.

The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations (VUFO) and the provincial People’s Committee jointly held a ceremony on September 11 to present the gifts to the needy.

Addressing the event, Vice Chairman of the committee Le Van Dung thanked the VUFO and GNI for their support for local students over the past years.

He expressed his wish that the RoK organisation will continue providing aid for poor children in Ninh Binh in the time to come.

Established in 1991, GNI is a non-governmental organisation operating in the fields of humanitarian support and global development. It has supported disadvantaged and needy people in 29 countries and territories all over the world.

In Vietnam, it has implemented projects in 15 localities, benefiting about 7,000 children.-VNA