VIETNAMESE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERING
VCV’s primary focus is community development, educational improvement, and cultural exchange. They believe that education is fundamental to sustainable development.
They specialize in helping Vietnamese students of all ages improve their English language skills.
Their teaching programs target local communities, specifically the disadvantaged, in an effort to give everyone a chance to learn English.
VEEV – HOMESTAY VIETNAM
VEEV’s main goal is to provide support to rural children, orphanages, and child care facilities as well as working in rural areas protecting nature and the environment.
They believe that education is an essential element in improving the quality of life for poor and disadvantaged people, especially those in ethnic communities. Providing improved job skills and better overall knowledge will give them expanded career opportunities and a more fulfilling life.
Solidarités Jeunesses Vietnam (SJ Vietnam) is an international youth NGO that promotes values of solidarity, peace and tolerance through youth citizenship projects in order to improve society.
VOLUNTEERS IN VIETNAM
Volunteers in Vietnam (Volunteerism for Community Development & Environment Education – V4D) mission is to build global community events through local environmental and community services. The organization works to set up sustainable projects to protect the environment, provide career skills education services for vulnerable groups, and encourage community development and cultural exchange.
RED LOTUS FOUNDATION
Red Lotus Foundation primarily provides care and support to a disability centre and orphanage in the countryside near Hanoi. They also offer volunteer placements within the metropolitan area.
VOLUNTEER HOUSE VIETNAM
Volunteer House Vietnam was established for the purpose of helping Vietnamese children improve their English skills. They provide free accommodation to travelers who are proficient in English and able to teach it to local children. Their goal is to set up at least one free English class in each province of Vietnam by 2020 for children – especially disadvantaged ones – from 9-12 years old.
VOLUNTEER IN VIETNAM FOR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
VVCD‘s mission is to promote voluntary work by attracting international and local volunteers, with the primary aim of nurturing cultural and educational exchange and friendship while caring for disadvantaged people.
VOLUNTEER FOR EDUCATION
Volunteer for Education believe that education is the essential element in improving the quality of life for poor and disadvantaged people, especially in ethnic communities. Better job skills and better knowledge will bring them a better opportunity in careers and life. Therefore, by providing non-formal education with the support of volunteers, they would like to create improved chances for poor and disadvantaged people, thus reaching the ultimate goal of a sustainable life in their own hands in the future.
Location: Hanoi (& rural)
Love Volunteers are a group of passionate people working hard to help volunteers and local communities around the world. They don’t have huge overheads – no company cars, no downtown office – they are just volunteers who believe they can do a better job than other more expensive organisations. They work with local groups wherever they can to keep administration costs to a minimum and also to feed as much money and skills into the communities where they operate.
REACH is a local non-government and non-profit organisation which specializes in providing vocational training, career advice and job placement services for Vietnam’s most disadvantaged youth. They serve the most vulnerable youth who are in need of accessible, affordable skills training by targetting disadvantaged young people living in the cities and neighbouring provinces of Hanoi, Hue and Danang.
Location: Hanoi (also Da Nang & Hue)