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Project Vietnam Foundation Annual Gala Raises More Than $125,000 for Needy Children in Vietnam

2016-10-09T19:37:15+00:00 October 8, 2016|Categories: PVNF in the News|Tags: , , , |

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA - More than 450 prominent members of the community, business leaders, elected officials, and volunteers attended the Project Vietnam Foundation Gala on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the Westminster Rose Center. The annual fundraising benefit raised more than $125,000 to assist children and families with medical and dental conditions who live in [...]

“Smiles For Hope” Event Raises $25,000 To Support PVNF

2016-11-08T20:37:14+00:00 September 3, 2016|Categories: Blog, PVNF in the News|Tags: , , |

PVNF nurse Myhanh Pham Nguyen and her team, in collaboration with “Jazz is You” founder Thuy Linh, successfully kicked off the inaugural fundraising gala on Sunday, August 28, at the Dynasty Restaurant in San Jose, California. The “Smiles For Hope” gala was the first major fundraising event in Northern California. Guests enjoyed a family-style dinner [...]

Focusing healthcare in Can Tho, Vietnam

2016-11-26T15:11:44+00:00 April 21, 2016|Categories: Blog, PVNF in the News, Videos|Tags: , , , , |

By Mark M Samala / PVNF Media and Communications April 21, 2016 A family living along the canal areas of the Mekong Delta in Vinh Thanh District, Can Tho, Vietnam.Many poor people living along the canals have limited access to basic services and are at high risk of health issues due to water and [...]

“PHO”-NRAISER generates $15K toward surgery for disadvantaged pediatric patients in Vietnam

2016-11-26T15:12:33+00:00 November 22, 2015|Categories: Blog, Media, PVNF in the News, Videos|Tags: , , , , , , |

By MARYANNE SHULTS / Contributor:  Mark Samala A nurse treats patients, assists doctors and educates families. But when he or she puts on an apron and carries a pad—not for medication orders, but for food—it can get a little awkward, but for a very good cause. MyHanh Nguyen, an emergency room nurse in the Silicon [...]

A young nurse discovers her family heritage on PVNF medical mission

2015-11-20T21:03:37+00:00 November 17, 2015|Categories: Blog, PVNF in the News|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Read about Rosa's experience during the Spring 2015 medical mission in this narrative written by Orange County Register intern Nicole Foy, who is a senior at Biola University in La Mirada, California. “[My mother] was proud that I had chosen to go back to Vietnam, and it wasn’t something that anyone had pushed me to [...]

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