Since the Youth Centre project was launched 9
years ago, SJ Vietnam has succeeded in meeting
their first target thanks to the support of our local
and international partners and the endless hard
work of our coordinators and volunteers.
SJ Vietnam has sent most of the disadvantaged,
poor and street children to public school and
vocational school where they can acquire a proper
education and get integrated into society. Despite
of the expensive school fees, SJ Vietnam bears
them entirely. SJ Vietnam will therefore continue to
provide education to the children staying at the
Youth Center and will also participate to activities to
raise funds to cover the fees. The Centre
demonstrates the important role of volunteerism
and public-private partnerships in social
Our general aspirations: gathering together to
establish this center for disadvantaged, poor and
street children; creating a space for people to
exchange ideas, have a chance to study vocational
skills and to be integrated in the community. We
also want our Center to be a place for the
Vietnamese youth to share their knowledge,
experiences and culture with international
volunteers via workshops and everyday
Organize activities for disadvantaged children
who live illegally in the Red river and at the
school nearby the Youth Center.
Accommodation and food:
Volunteers will stay at the volunteer’s house.
Meals are at local restaurants. Volunteers will
have lunch at the Youth Center with children and
the other volunteers.
Nearest International Airport:
Noi Bai International Airport (HAN)
Sleeping bag; sleeping mat. Toys for kids are
appreciated as well.