School On the Boat is a Hanoi-based NGO committed to contributing to the well-being and academic success of disadvantaged children.
We’ve been told that you cannot make money while helping the poor because that is morally repugnant. But I believe you can ‘do well’ by ‘doing good’ and balance a social agenda with a profit agenda.
Thao Dien-based shop Kepi will be celebrating International Children's Day from Monday May 25 to Monday Jun. 1 with up to 50 percent discount on many of their products.
And help those in need
Saigon’s community theatre contributes more than just art
This month’s spotlight is on the popular fundraising tactic of celebrity chef dinners — and one amazing organisation they’re working to support
Last month’s Charity Scooter Ride brought the classic bikes out en masse
November’s CMI charity gala in Ho Chi Minh City, which benefits Alain Carpentier’s heart-surgery initiatives in Vietnam, raised more money than ever before.
This month’s spotlight is on an organisation that comes from a background opposed to most that we feature — and they’ve brought their business acumen with them
Leveraging the work of Professor Alain Carpentier — a French pioneer in providing heart surgery to underprivileged children in Vietnam — CMI has once again proven how far a little bit of magic and a lot of goodwill can go. With the show-stopping moment being a wallet-splitting US$40,000 live auction bid for a 7-day trip to the Komodo Islands, the Monte Carlo-themed charity event did just what it set out to do.