Charity Cricket Night

Merv Hughes and Geoff Marsh, two of Australia’s legends of cricket, are coming to Ho Chi Minh City for a sports dinner in aid of children’s charity, Loreto. The pair will be familiar names to fans of the sport, and the event promises to be an entertaining night full of tales from their storied careers. … Read more

SEALNet Vietnam Club’s “Little Wonders” fair for Hoa Hue Orphanage

SEALNet Vietnam Club’s charitable event promises good food, good games and a good time. Tired of the hustle and bustle of modern Saigon life? Take a break and come join SEALNet Vietnam Club’s ‘’Little Wonders’’ at Saigon Retro Cafe (1st floor, 55 Tran Quoc Toan Street, Ward 8, District 3) on Thursday, August 10 from … Read more

The Bulletin – July 2017

Promotions and news in HCMC and beyond… The Rebirth of Vietnam House With a grand opening this month, Vietnam House Restaurant is set to introduce Vietnamese cuisine with a modern twist. Through a unique partnership between celebrity chef Luke Nguyen and Windsor Property Management Group Corporation (WMC Group), the restaurant returns to its former location … Read more

A Friend In Need

Students become role models and leaders when they help those in need As Head of our school Council, it’s my duty to regularly meet with a small group of children and discuss ways in which we, as a school, can improve and get better. With a representative from each class, we share ideas and make … Read more

Happiness Brings Happiness

Founded by fashion designer Cac Lam, Seam The World (STW) is a charitable organization that uses fashion and art to support orphans and underprivileged children around the world. Through events that focus on painting, fashion, photography and cooking, STW has reach out to children in Cambodia, Nepal, Cuba and now Vietnam. Through support and sponsorship from … Read more

Someone Special

Teachers, charities and parents are fighting to improve education for children with disabilities Three years ago, a deaf-blind toddler who self-harmed was brought out of a psychiatric hospital and into The Kianh Foundation, a charity for children with disabilities in the central province of Quang Nam. The bright girl’s behavioural issues challenged staff, but eventually her … Read more

The Ta Lai Project

The Grade 11 students at European International School Ho Chi Minh City rebuild sanitation facilities at Ta Lai village school This spring, when Grade 11 students at the European International School Ho Chi Minh City learned that primary students in the ethnic minority village of Ta Lai had no functioning toilet at school, they decided … Read more