Early July, saigonchildren has continued giving 1117 emergency appeal packages “COVID Backpacks” to families in Ho Chi Minh City.
In this second round, saigonchildren has reached more than 1000 families in 11 Districts in HCMC and Thu Duc city area. Due to the difficulties in travel across the city, nearly 30 supporters have been mobilized to distribute packages at 27 points such as Continuing Education Center, charity class shelters, etc. across the districts.
Each gift package worth US$60 includes 30kg of rice, 1 box of instant noodles, 5 cans of sardines, 1 package of dry sausages, 1 bottle of fish sauce, 1 bottle of soy sauce, 1 bottle of cooking oil, Seasoning powder (850g), Sugar (1kg), 2 bags of dishwashing liquid, 5 bars of soap, Children’s books, Toy, Handbook for parents on taking care of children’s mental health, 1 string bag.
Saigonchildren also would like to thank Standard Chartered Bank Vietnam and Mercedez-Benz Vietnam for their sponsorship and to the supporters who did not hesitate to visit each house and distribute the COVID backpacks.