Continuously for 4 days (from January 17th to January 20th), Ha Noi City Red Cross Chapter organized 4 missions to visit and give Tet gifts to poor households in the districts in Ha Noi city and some areas affected by flashfloods in 2018 in the northern and central mountainous provinces.
On January 17th, in Ba Vi district, 100 Tet gifts, 3 breeding cows and 20 bicycles were presented by the Vietnam Red Cross to 100 poor households in difficult circumstances. Each gift for Tet is worth VND 1.2 million; The total value of Tet gifts given to the poor and Agent Orange victims in Ba Vi district is VND 195 million. Receiving Tet gifts, many poor households were touched and grateful to the Party and the State and the Ha Noi Red Cross Chapter for the support to families, sharing difficulties with poor households when Tet comes.
Secretary of Hanoi City Party Committee Hoang Trung Hai, presents Tet gifts to poor households and policy preferential treatment families in Ba Vi district (Hanoi)
On January 18th, the Ha Noi City Red Cross Chapter in collaboration with the Youth Union of Vietcombank Bank organized the program “Spring of Love – New Year of Sharing” to present 70 New Year gifts worth VND 50 million to the poor and Agent Orange victims of Thanh Oai district. People here have suffered from natural disasters and their houses flooded, rice and crops destroyed, many houses collapsed, agricultural products lost. Therefore, with Tet gifts support, poor households difficulties can be shared and welcome the warm and happy Spring. The poor are excited as they continue to overcome difficulties, quickly embark on the production of the spring crop, compensate for the loss of food products due to floods and storms, ensure social security.
The delegation of Hanoi Red Cross Chapters staff inaugurated the school site, gave gifts to poor households, students in Nam Tam commune, Sin Ho district, Lai Chau province
On January 19th, many areas in the city of Hanoi, the leaders of the Party Committee, the authorities, the Red Cross districts held visit to give Tet gifts for poor households. Every poor person is comforted, motivated and self-reliant to overcome poverty, illness, and integrate into the community. During the day, the delegation of Hanoi Red Crosss staff inaugurated the school site, gave gifts to poor households, students in Nam Tam commune, Sin Ho district, Lai Chau province. Cau Giay District Red Cross Branch inaugurated the school site, gave gifts to poor people in Muong Te district, Lai Chau. Long Bien District Red Cross Branch inaugurated the Red Cross house, giving gifts to poor households in Nghe An. Previously, dozens of gift giving and inauguration ceremony of Red Cross house on the occasion of the Piggy Year Tet festival were organized by the Red Cross associations, Association of Humans Love, Thang Long association… in provinces and cities throughout the country.
Hanoi Red Cross Chapter presents Tet gifts to poor people and Agent Orange victims in Hanoi city
In order to share with patients who are being treated without conditions to return home for Tet, on the afternoon of January 20th, 2019, Hanoi Red Cross Chapter cooperated with Hanoi Radio and Television; Vingolf Club organizes a visit to present 50 Tet gifts for 50 patients being treated in Vietnam Central Hematology Blood Transfusion. Each Tet gift is worth 2.2 million VND; Total value of 110 million VND.
On January 20th, many Red Cross associations in Hai Ba Trung District, Hanoi City gave Tet gifts to poor people and victims of Agent Orange. In the year of Pig 2019, Hai Ba Trung district supports 500 Tet gifts (VND 1.83 billion) for poor households, orphans and victims of Agent Orange. Particularly, Truong Dinh Ward Red Cross Association will take care of 210 Tet gifts (each Tet gift worth VND 400,000). We attended the Tet gift presentation event to poor people in the residential group number 9 where leaders of the Party Committee, the government fully attended to convey best wishes, good luck to everyone. Mr. Nguyen Sy Truong, Chairman of Hanoi Red Cross Chapter said: The association was assigned in 2019 will take care of 1 million Tet gifts worth VND 400 billion. There have been strong sponsors, businesses, entrepreneurs taking care of warm Tet, bringing joy and happiness to every family.
Trần Phổ Thế
Translated by Nguyen Vinh Hoa