On September 14, 2020, DC.I coordinated with the Ho Chi Minh City Red Cross Association, Vinh Long Red Cross Association to inaugurated 3 charity houses for families in Long Ho District, Vinh Long province, and Thap Muoi district, Dong Thap province.
Vinh Long Red Cross House Giving Ceremony.
The first house was given to Mr. Le Minh Toan who was born in 1973 and lives in Long Thuan B Hamlet, Long Phuoc Commune, Long Ho District, Vinh Long Province. He was injured and lost an arm, so he only sells lottery tickets to earn food every day and raise 2 young children. His family has no cultivated land and the old house was heavily degraded.
The second house was handed over to Mr. Nguyen Van Di who was born in 1941 and lives in Long Thuan B Hamlet, Long Phuoc Commune, Long Ho District, Vinh Long Province. He works as a hired laborer and sells lottery tickets for a living.
The third house was given to Mr. Tran Van Toan who was born in 1974 and lives in Hung Loi Hamlet, Dong Thap Province. In the category of poor households, his family members only work as hired workers and do not have any cultivated land. His house is seriously degraded.
When being given a charity house certificate, new homeowners were emotional and speechless. Some people speak the Kinh language but their faces are happy and seemingly a new light enters their lives, which only sees their money, or the future will be different for the unfortunate children.
Seeding and spreading
Over the past 3 years, DC.I Vietnam community has become a fertile seeding land where love and hope spread With the philosophy “a small seed will grow into a big tree”, the act of giving drives force, inspiration to help society pay more attention to areas that lack living conditions, the poor and unhappy lives.