Over 1 trillion VND raised for the poor Society

Over 1 trillion VND raised for the poor

The Ho Chi Minh City Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients (SAPP) has raised over 1 trillion VND (46.46 million USD) from various community sources to help the poor over the past 25 years.
Efforts sought to give children healthy hearts Health

Efforts sought to give children healthy hearts

Thousands of Vietnamese children living with congenital heart disease, the most common type of birth defect that can lead to death, are awaiting social support to regain control over their lives.
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Free eye surgery offered to poor

The Ho Chi Minh City Sponsoring Association for Poor Patients plans to establish an eye bank to facilitate free eye operations for the poor and enlarge the network of participating hospitals providing free heart surgeries to poor children in the 2009-14 period, acting chairman Le Thanh Hai has said.