Youths collect garbage around Xuan Huong Lake (Photo: thanhnien.vn)

Lam Dong (VNA) – More than 5,000 youths in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong have registered to participate in the Summer Volunteer Campaign 2018 and the 6th Chu Nhat xanh (Green Sunday) which were launched in Da Lat city on June 23.

The campaign, which featured four topics of green summer, red flamboyant, red holiday and green march, targets to introduce jobs to at least 1,500 youths, provide free medical check-ups and medicine for 3,000 people, and mobilise local youth to donate at least 2,000 blood units.

Each district youth union will strive to construct five kilometres of rural roads and canal system while joining hands to plant 120,000 trees in the province in 2018.

On the occasion, the province’s Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union rolled out the Tiep Suc Mua Thi (examination assistance) campaign to support students sitting the national high school graduation examinations at 37 high schools.

The same day, over 1,000 youths collected garbage and cleaned up Lam Vien square and areas surrounding Xuan Huong Lake in response to the Green Sunday event. -VNA