Thanks to efforts by pupils, parents and teachings, FOSCO School raised over 32 million VND for impoverished children in the Dak Nong Province. Pupils in Grades 3, 4 and 5 made an amazing effort, making cookies, slime, lemonade, and ginger beer to sell after school and at a basketball match with Saigon Star School. Their produce was sold to the parents, teachers and students.
The FOSCO Company also raised and contributed additional money for the charity fund, bringing the grand total to a hefty 100 million VND. Last week, a delegation of members of staff from FIS and FOSCO Company went to Dak Nong Province to donate the proceeds to the communities there for Vietnamese New Year. Staff distributed 200 packs of clothes and gifts to the needy villagers and children in the remote towns there, and even provided funds to build a house for one poor homeless family.
The donations were all very well received and everyone expressed their deep gratitude to the students, teachers and staff of FOSCO School. These gifts went a long way to helping disadvantaged villagers and children living in Dak Nong.
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