YBO - Activities in the summer volunteer youth campaign are being carried out simultaneously and creatively that suit local conditions.
Work starts on a 2-km road to school in Suoi Dam hamlet, An Luong commune, Van Chan district
Sa Thi Nhich from Mam 1 village, An Luong commune, Van Chan district, said: "I and local residents are delighted to undergo health check-ups and receive medicines from medical staff of the Vietnam – Japan Eye Hospital in Hanoi and local medical station. I hope such activity will be held more to support poor people like us”.
Presenting gifts, offering free health check-ups and medicines to policy beneficiaries and poor people is part of activities in the summer volunteer youth campaign.
Secretary of the provincial Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union (HCYU) Doan Thi Thanh Tam said: "With the motto of looking towards the grassroots level, the campaign will focus on offering support to the examination season and other movements related to environmental hygiene preservation, building of new-style rural and smart urban areas, voluntary activities for social welfare, and community-based health care, care and education for youths, among others.”
Secretary of Van Chan district’s HCYU Tran Manh said young people in Van Chan district donated 15 million VND to build a house in Tang Chan hamlet, An Luong commune; built a 2km road to school in Suoi Dam hamlet, An Luong commune; and launched a model saying no to early and consanguine marriages, giving birth to many babies, requesting to many wedding gifts in nine villages of An Luong commune; presented 100 protective suits and 50 bottles of hand sanitiser to a local medical station to fight COVID-19.
Irrespective of hot weather, Van Yen young people actively joined the voluntary Saturday and green Sunday, debuted the self-governed youth model, built roads to schools, collected garbages, contributing to building civilised urban areas.
The summer volunteer youth campaign 2020 is underway in Yen Bai from May 20 to August 31. The provincial HCMYU chapters helped build 22km of rural roads, nearly 20km of roads with lights, 22 houses for poor and policy beneficiary households, 28 entertainment areas for youths, and presented 500 gifts to students at an elementary school in An Luong commune, Van Chan district; and launched emulation movements in localities.
In 2020, the communications on traffic order and safety in Yen Bai were implemented among all levels, sectors and local residents, while emulation movements were launched to create motivation for them to engage in the work.
Born into and growing up in a farmer family in Luc Yen district, Hoang Xuan Khuc has become the owner of Khuc Sen stone carving factory in Tran Phu village, Minh Xuan Commune. He has proved that by working hard and persistently pursuing one’s passion, anyone can get opportunities to become rich.
In the new 2020-2021academic year, the Nghia Lo Boarding School for Ethnic Students in Yen Bai province has 81 classes with nearly 3,000 students, including 475 newcomers and over 300 boarding students.
Chu Van An High School in Van Yen district of northern Yen Bai province, formerly known as Van Yen High School, was established in August 1970. There were only six teachers and 99 students at the time, and they had to work in thatch and bamboo classrooms.