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Target Group: 303 disadvantaged children aged 6-18 who are living in 6 orphanages in northern Vietnam.
1. Tay Dang Orphanage is in a mountainous area at Tay Dang, Ba Vi district, Hanoi which is approximately 34 miles from the downtown of Hanoi.2. Birla Orphanage is at Mai Dich, Cau Giay district of Hanoi- approximately 6 miles away from downtown.3. Center No.3 has 3 establishments.- Establishment 1 is at Tay Mo, Nam Tu Liem district of Hanoi- approximately 6 miles away from the downtown.- Establishment 2 is at Lac Trung, Hai Ba Trung district of Hanoi- approximately 3 miles away from the downtown.- Establishment 3 is at My Dinh, Cau Giay district of Hanoi- approximately 6 miles away from downtown.4. HIV Center is in a mountainous area in Yen Bai, Ba Vi district, Ha Noi province, which is approximately 31 miles away from downtown Hanoi.5. Thuy An Orphanage is in a mountainous area in Thuy An, Ba Vi district, Hanoi province, which is approximately 34 miles away from downtown Hanoi.6. Binh Luc Orphanage is in a suburban district in Ha Nam Province, which is approximately 43 miles away from downtown Hanoi.
Project Need: Children who live in orphanages in Vietnam spend most of their days within their schools or orphanages. They miss out on real-world experiences. This curbs the development of social skills. They lack confidence and a sense of being loved. As a result, they tend to be unable to handle their emotions and can have higher rates of depression and anger. In fact, 80% of children in Vietnamese orphanages lack life skills that allow them to deal effectively with the demands and challenges of everyday life. These children need our help. They need to learn the kinds of things that aren’t taught in schools.
Project Goal: The children will be taught basic skills.
Please consider contributing to this very important project. You can make a world of difference in the life of a child.
Project Goal Amount: $12,091
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