The 12th annual charity Fun Run at HCM City's Phu My Hung Urban Area was hailed as a roaring success on Sept 30.

The event, endorsed by the British Business Group Vietnam, attracted roughly 7,800 people and raised a total of 40,000 USD which will be used for charity activities in Vietnam.

Since its launch in 2000, the event has raised a total of 5.6 billion VND (267,000 USD) for worthy causes.-VNA