|History of charity: HCM City authorities visit a Red Cross exhibition on Nguyễn Huệ Street in the downtown area. Photo Thế Anh|Viet Nam News
HCM CITY— The HCM City unit of the Việt Nam Red Cross Society is showcasing the charity activities of its members and volunteers at a photo exhibition.
It has 120 photos themed “For everybody, everywhere” showing how charity works besides a wide range of the Red Cross’s activities in the last five years.
The HCM City unit of the charity leads the country in terms of donations as well as first aid and emergency response, Lê Quang Ninh, its chairman told the opening ceremony.
It has taken its activities to schools and hospitals around the city, he said.
The exhibition, on Nguyễn Huệ Street, will run until September 20. —VNS