Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam

 
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam has received 8 donations
    • 2 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam has been marked as funded. They raised a total of $270 from an original funding goal of $15,000!
    • 2 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam posted a progress report
    Thanks for your support
    By - Aaron Abelson - Development Coordinator
    Thank you for donating to the project, "Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam." We will soon be deactivating this project because of corporate and foundation support we have received for the public awareness campaign promoting child helmet us in Vietnam. We wanted to give you one more update on the impact of your donation...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam posted a progress report
    Postcard: Project Site Visit
    By - Jacqueline Lee - GlobalGiving InTheField Representative
    Jacqueline Lee is an InTheField Traveler with GlobalGiving who is visiting our partners’ projects throughout Southeast Asia. Her “Postcard” from the visit in Vietnam: “Every year over 12,00 people die on roads and 30,00 are seriously injured..most of these cases could have been prevented...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam posted a progress report
    Donate again on March 14; see your donation go further!
    By - Aaron Abelson - Development Coordinator
    In 2011 alone, AIP Foundation programs directly impacted about 18,000 children in Vietnam, whether by providing them with helmets or traffic safety education. Many of their teachers and parents also received helmets, training, or informational materials. Beyond that, over 85,000 people learned about the importance of child...
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam has made updates to their project page.
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam posted a progress report
    Continuing to Confront Road Safety Challenges
    By - Aaron Abelson - Development Coordinator
    The Tet holiday celebrating the Lunar New Year in Vietnam is a festive time of family gatherings and relaxation. At the same time, with many people traveling long distances back to their hometowns, it is one of the most dangerous times on the roads in Vietnam. While the number of deaths and injuries from traffic accidents...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam posted a progress report
    An eventful few months, but there's more work to be done
    By - Aaron Abelson - Development Coordinator
    Last week while riding in a taxi on the highway outside of Ho Chi Minh City, I saw the aftermath of a fatal road traffic accident. A mangled motorbike lay on the ground next to two bodies. It was a devastating site, especially considering that with 30 people dying on Vietnam’s roads each day, the same scene gets...
    • 2 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam posted a progress report
    A New Vietnamese School Year Approaches
    By - Chloe Denavit - Communications Coordinator
    Thank you for your support for the project "Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam." The Vietnamese child helmet public awareness campaign continues to be developed in a way that will move the Vietnamese population towards action on improving child helmet use. However, to concentrate our GlobalGiving fundraising efforts,...
    • 3 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam has received 1 donation
    • 3 years ago
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  • Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Funded

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

Aaron Abelson

Ho Chi Minh City, N/A Vietnam

Where is this project located?

Map of Make Child Helmets the Norm in Vietnam