Little things make a big difference.
Projects in Vietnam
Traffic Safety Project
Traffic Safety Project @ Chu Van An High School
Started by: Huynh Anh, Vy, Nam, Tuong
Root Cause: Parents and Students Lack Awareness
Insight 1: Negative peer pressure leads to unsafe driving practices
Insight 2: Lack of parental supervision and awareness leads to students' unsafe driving practices.
Solution: Annual student-run event that coincides with "Traffic Safety" month. Parents, students, and teachers are invited to a time of food and games. The local police will share about traffic rules, while students will collaborate with Entertainment Club to put up a drama regarding harmful consequences of traffic accidents.
Results: Helmet sponsorship by Honda, SIM card sponsorship by VNPT, 400k earned by students from selling local snacks, SIM cards, and working. 700 people turned up for the event.
Anti-Bullying Project @ Chu Van An High School
Started by: Trung Anh, Tram, Quynh, Ngan
Root Cause: Parents compare children with others
Solution: Annual student-run event where parents, students, and teachers are invited to a time of food and games. Mr. Huynh Van Son, a famous psychological counselor in the issue of school bullying has agreed to give a talk. He will share about the effects of bullying, while students will collaborate with Entertainment Club to put up a drama regarding harmful consequences of bullying.
Results: 1,100,000 VND earned by students from selling local snacks and working. Created facebook page to sell squid. They still require 2,400,000 VND for the revenue for the event.