Presentation on theme: "Messengers of Love Program Update for period between Dec.2009 - Dec.2010 “We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” - Mother Teresa."— Presentation transcript:
Messengers of Love Program Update for period between Dec.2009 - Dec.2010 “We can do no great things, only small things with great love.” - Mother Teresa of Calculta
We added 2 more orphanages Ngo Quyen&Thien Than orphanages to our Christmas and Tet gifts giving programs, totalling 3200 kids We added a total of 80 children to list of sponsor a child to school, totalling 225 kids – 20 from My Tho, 20 Da Lat, 5 Saigon, 30 Dong Nai, 5 from Hue. We added 1 more orphanage to our long term sponsorship program, totalling 3: co nhi Ho Nai, Nam Hung, Huong La We added 1 new program – help burned victims VN – Lead by Dr. Anh Hoang – Provide help to families and victims.
We added 2 children, Gia Han, 1 year old & Bao Yen, 2 years old to help with heart surgery. We built 5 houses for the poor & lepers – 3 in Hue, 2 in Kontum. We provided funding to build one clean water system for a village of 200 families. Our US representative traveled to Vietnam this summer to visit and give scholarship and tuitions to poor students in My Tho, Da Lat, Hue, Dong NaiVN. We cooperated with Haiti Mission Medical group in providing health supplements and school supplies to poor patients & students.
We secured 5 scholarship at $5000 each at Nam My private school for 5 orphans. Thanks to Ms. Kim Yen, Dr. Hien Tran. We added 3 new chapters – Austin & Virginia, Connecticut – Dr. Hoang Anh, David Tran, Linhda Le, Ms. Huyen Vu, Ms HauInwalku. We have 2 new board of directors members – Dr./Captain Gillis and Dr/Professor Hien Tran. We have 1 new VN rep, Fr. Sang Nguyen, My Tho.
Activities: – Fund raising – MoL Christmas Dinner – Christmas at Fun Plex – Tet festival – Church festival – DC, Virginia – Fund raising dinner – Austin, TX – Fund raising dinner – Missouri Carthage, support Fr. Sang Nguyen – Mail & Email Solicitation
We currently have 120 poor students, some are orphaned, in Quang Nam province who is awaiting our financial aid, but we had not been able to help them. With your support, we plan to add them to the list of poor students that receive financial aids from MoL next year.
“To bring up a good child is to bring up a happy child” - Author unknown
Messengers of Love team wish you and your family a Holiday filled with joy, happiness, peace and a New Year filled with abundant blessings. Sứ Giả Tình Yêu xin kính chúc quý vị quan khách một mùa Giáng Sinh an bình, hạnh phúc và một năm mới được nhiều may mắn.
On behalf of the orphaned and poor, thank you for your love and support. We hope you will continue with us on this journey of Love and help making MoL’s dream come through: “That someday there will be no more orphans left unloved, especially in our beloved country of Viet Nam”
MESSENGERS OF LOVE dedicated to bringing Love and Happiness to the poor and orphans of Viet Nam