Update: 15:53 | 03/12/2018
(BGO) – The programme of “Winter Volunteer 2018 and Spring Volunteer 2019” was launched on December 2 in Xuan Luong commune, Yen The district by the Bac Giang provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCMCYU) and the provincial Youth Federation (YF).
The event was attended by Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Council Tu Minh Hai, representatives from the provincial Party Committee’s Board for Mass Mobilization, district Party Committee, People’s Committee in Yen The district as well as 500 youth members in the province.
Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Council Tu Minh Hai, representatives from the provincial Party Committee’s Board for Mass Mobilization, the provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union and kind-hearted people present the bicycles to the disadvantaged students.
Themed “Bac Giang youth acts for the community”, the volunteering programme will last to February 15, 2019, that focuses on three major contents of cozy winter – affectionate spring, friends of the farmers and community healthcare.
The youth facilities in the province strive to present 1,500 winter blankets; 5,000 gift packages on Lunar New Years to the disadvantaged households and impoverished youngsters; 500 bus tickets to the students to return the hometown on Tet holiday; 1,500 blood units as well as provide free health examination to 5,000 local resident, youths and teenagers living in difficult circumstances .
On the occasion, the HCMCYU, the YFs in the province and Yen The district, the provincial Business Association, Tam Tam Yoga Club and Binh An Yoga Club gifted a humanitarian house, 15 warm blankets, 15 bicycles
Warm blankets are presented to needy people in Hiep Hoa district.
Right after the launching ceremony, the youth members joined hand to level and concrete the yard for the community house in Xuan Luong commune while providing free health checkups and advice to 200 elder persons; eye caring recommendation to more than 300 students and haircut at the primary school in Xuan Luong commune among others. These activities were executed with a total expense of about 100 million VND (over 4,200 USD) donated by the youth members, kind-hearted individuals
At the same day, several activities were held by many youth facilities and associations in the province in response to the programme of “ Winter Volunteer 2018 and Spring Volunteer 2019”, including cleaning up the environment, growing the youth flower road and presenting gifts to the needy cases. The volunteering event has shown the youth’s enthusiasm