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Australia Team April 2012 TripMay 10, 2012
Since 2008, Australia team has been partnering with GVI by sponsoring nutrition program at Sponsor Society Center number 3 (SS3) which provides extra milk for kids from 0 to 4 years old and extra food to improve the kids’ meals. Team also donates clothes, beds and blankets and sponsor for the camping trips. This makes a highlight time of their year after a hard studying school year.
After 4 years as the sponsor and a member of GVI, Australia team has put lot of impact through game, carnival project and painted the dining room and also donated a big shelter which is playground for the kids and place for the elderly to do activities without worrying about the sun or rain.
This April, team with 7 members has spent a wonderful time with 24 children and has done a tea party for 50 elderly with its highlight was an elderly was singing the whole time with song after song. After great time with SS3, team has visited a middle school in Sapa to assess the possibility to extend their partnership with GVI. They did many fun activities with 181 students and 25 teachers and also saw the needs which they possibly help in the future.
The team has been filling up the journey with SS3 another wonderful page. There is still more to fill and still more to feel. And they have started a new page with GVI’s projects in Lao Cai. The team came with their love to bring the smile on the children’s faces and to clear the sadness in the elderly’s eyes.