- Aid Children Without Parents
"Aid Children Without Parents" ("ACWP") is a humanitarian non-profit organization for helping Vietnamese
orphans and refugees. Established in 1988by Nguyen Dinh Huu ("Bac Huu").
The Organizations provided assistance for displaced Vietnamese minors in
refugee camps throughout Southeast Asia( Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, The Philippines, Singaporeand Hong Kong) in the late 1980s. Such assistance included free classes at refugee camps, healthcareservices, recreational and youth activities, seasonal celebrations, Christmasfestival.
1994, the first ACWP office in Vietnam ( Hue) was opened for helping repatriated refugee children, who did not not find resettlement in third-party countries and were sent back to Vietnam.
At present (2007), the institution supports the orphaned and needy children [ [http://endexploitation.org/partners.html Action To End Exploitation. Partners] ] in the rural and remote areas of Central, Highland and South Vietnam.
2005in partnership with the World Financial Group, ACWP sponsored a $40,000 project for building a dormitory in Hanoi.
In partnership with other agencies the Organization is fighting against the children trafficking in remote areas along the border of
Cambodiaand southern Vietnam.
CattleRaising Program (CRP) - Animal HusbandryProgram
* Education Sponsorship (ESP) – Financial Aid from 1st – 12th grades
* New Schools Program (NSP) – Funding School Construction
* Higher Education Program (HEP) - Financial Aid for University level students.
SurgeryProgram (CSP) – Free Corrective Surgery
* Emergency Relief Program (ERP) – Direct Aids to Victims of Natural Disasters
HealthcareProgram (MHP) – A Mobile Medical Outreach Program
Vaccination& Hepatitis BPreventive Care (VAKC) – A Vaccination Program
* Vocational Training – Hoa Sua School of Culinary, Hotel & Tourism Hospitality Training Program.
* Saving Children In Crisis (SCIC)– Children Trafficking Prevention & Awareness
* Training Learning Caring Program (TLCP) – An ideas-exchange program to foster awareness and understanding among students from Vietnam and USA.
* [http://www.acwp.org/v2/ ACWP Web Page]
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