Tet gifts presented to AO/dioxin victims

At the “Spring for Children” programme (Source http://dantri.com.vn) Hanoi (VNA) – Nearly 100 outstandingstudents afflicted with Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin from Hanoi, Ha Nam, Hai Duong,Nam Dinh and Hai Phong have received gift packages and scholarships at therecent “Spring for Children” programme 2018.The event was jointly held by the VietnamJournalists Association, the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin,and the Hanoi Radio-Television Broadcasting in the capital city on February 2.Vice Chairman of the VietnamJournalists Association Ho Quang Loi said the association and pressagencies nationwide have launched a number of charitable activities for AO/Dioxinvictims and students with disabilities to ease their pains.The programme aims to call for social assistancefor AO/dioxin victims to overcome difficulties to pursue learning and have awarm Tet holiday, he said.He also called on organisations, businesses andindividuals to join hands to support students from disadvantaged backgrounds aswell as those with disabilities.During the programme, the audiences had a chance to enjoycircus and music performances and exchange with donors and AO victims.-VNA


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