SYDNEY (VNS)— The Western Australian Wheelchairs for Kids charity organisation will present 160 wheelchairs to children suffering from the effects of Agent Orange (AO) in Viet Nam.
The announcement was made during a recent visit by the Vietnamese Consul General in Perth, Le Viet Duyen, to the Rotary Club of Scarborough, Western Australia, which manages the charity.
The wheelchairs are scheduled to arrive in Viet Nam this September.
Wheelchairs for Kids was established in 1998 and has provided around 22,000 wheelchairs to poor and disabled children in more than 60 countries around the world, including more than 5,000 Vietnamese children. — VNS