More than 150 million VND given to the families of war martyrs and invalids

On the Day for Martyrs and War Invalids, 27 July, all levels of the Ho Chi Minh City Women’s Union organized many practical activities to mark the occasion.

The City Women’s Union visited and offered 8 “Gratitude Houses” and 3 “Affection Houses” worth 138 million VND to families of social policies and families in difficulties in Vinh Linh district, Quang Tri province; The City W.U also visited and gave presents to 100 martyr mothers in Tan Thach Dong commune of Cu Chi district and Binh Khanh commune of Can Gio district; About 22 families of war martyrs and war invalids of the staff of the City Union’s offices were also given presents. In addition, the City W.U organized a medical check-up for 200 martyr mothers in Cu Chi, Binh Chanh adding up to medical bills and presents worth 20 million VND.


City Women’s House of Culture organized a poetry night named “Soldiers” to present songs written about soldiers by composer Tran Tien, poet Do Trung Quan andBui Chi Vinh with the participation of People’s Artist Tran Hieu, Meritorious Artist Quang Ly, singer Quynh Lam and group Tic Tac.


Women’s Union in district 4 and in Phu Nhuan district organized a meeting and gave presents to nearly 200 women prisoners and war invalids with great gratitude for their contribution in consultative work for District Women’s Union throughout the previous year.


HCM City Women Newspaper raised funds and gave presents to 200 families of war martyrs and war invalids and families in difficulties in Ly Nhon and An Thoi Dong communes.

Administration Department
Translated by Int’l Relations Dept.