(VOV) - Hong Kong & Shanghai Banking Corp Ltd (HSBC) has donated US$60,000 to the Children of Vietnam Organisation (CVO) in Danang as part of its global financial support programme for social organizations.
The sum will be used to support the current programme to take care of children with disabilities, including Agent Orange victims, and to improve the efficiency of local public services.
Around 50 children with disabilities will receive support from the programme over three years.
HSBC Vietnam Director General Sumit Dutta emphasized that CVO is implementing a significant programme for disabled children. He said he is very pleased to help expand the programme to other localities.
Since 2000, HSBC has donated US$3.5 million to 72 charitable organizations in the world, including CVO.