Thanh Hoa: 1.75 m USD funded for kindergarten meals hinh anh 1Illustrative image. (Photo: VNA)

Thanh Hoa (VNA) – The People’s Committee of central Thanh Hoa province is allocating over 39 billion VND (1.75 million USD) to fund meals for kindergarten children in the province.

More than 65,000 local children aged 3-5 are provided monthly financial assistance of 120,000 VND each for lunch at kindergartens from January to May this year.

According to the provincial Department of Education and Training, the locality has more than 202,600 kindergarten students in the school year 2015-2016.

The province has requested the department, communal and district authorities to improve kindergarten education quality, particularly in terms of healthy eating.-VNA