Over the past five years, emulation programs initiated by the Hanoi Red Cross have received positive responses from the public, while charity works are attracting greater attention from the people.
In the 2015 - 2020 period, over 166,000 people have been beneficiaries of charity works who have been donated a combined amount of VND207.6 billion; 791,423 gifts worth VND366.6 billion were handed over during the New Year Festival; over 1,000 cows worth VND15.2 billion were also provided for those in need; 2,873 houses were repaired or built; the Charity month also supported over 153,459 people with over VND52.9 billion; the Red Cross has received 1,11 million units of blood; provided free healthcare and food for nearly 2 million people worth VND56.9 billion.
In 2020, during the Covid-19 pandemic, the Hanoi Red Cross has been actively carrying out measures to support the Covid-19 fight and donated VND15 billion for the process.
From the momentum gained in the last five years, Red Cross at various levels in Hanoi are committed to organizing patriotic emulation programs related to the “Studying of President Ho Chi Minh’s idealism and ethic”; implementing programs efficiently with an aim to promoting Hanoi’s socio-economic development, in turn attracting greater participation from the people in charity works.
To honor those with outstanding contribution in the charity works, the Hanoi Red Cross has awarded 32 organizations and 48 individuals for their contribution in the 2015 - 2020 period.