HCM CITY - French supermarket chain Big C has selected 13 community projects to implement this year as part of its "Big Community" contest, which has received a total of 76 entries.
The second contest, designed for Big C staff, encourages them to develop community projects that improve the living conditions of the poor.
Each project will receive funds of VND40 million (US$1,915).
The projects include bringing clean water to poor students in a rural area in Hai Phong, vocational training for the poor, and help for the disabled in Nam Dinh Province.
Last year, eight community projects worth VND320 million were implemented - VNS