Work Camp 2017, with its 40+ volunteers, is 9 days in!
We have been keeping up to date with our work campers in Vietnam via their blog. Travelers converged on Saigon about a week ago to start on the hard but FUN work that is our most hands-on program, work camp! Follow along and hear from a variety of participants on a variety of topics. You can also find us on Instagram and Facebook.
If you have been waiting for your chance to purchase a table for our 15th Anniversary Gala then wait no longer. Our four distinct tiers of sponsorship are: Legacy, Believe, Hope, and Dream. Peruse the downloadable JPG for details and select the level that is right for your table of 10. Individual tickets are also available.
We hope you will join us as we celebrate 15 years of building schools and dreams for students in Vietnam!
Event Date Saturday, October 7, 2017
Location Marriott Sugar Land Town Square – 16090 City Walk, Sugar Land, Texas
Attire Black tie optional
Contact Ms. Kim Oanh to purchase a table or tickets 281-748-9516
A heart-felt congratulations to Ms. Duy-Loan Le for her induction into the Asian Hall of Fame – Class of 2017. Celebrating in Seattle, Washington, U.S.A. on May 13th, all four inductees gave rousing and inspiring speeches. Ms. Le was honored alongside Johnny Damon, Daniel Dae Kim, and Sonita Lontoh.
Thank you to Jami Davis Photography for allowing the use of your images! A full collection of images can be found here. Learn more about the Robert Chinn Foundation & The Asian Hall of Fame.
Read more about Ms. Le and her thoughts on this honor or go to our about us page!
Sunflower Mission is very proud to introduce the Le So Memorial Scholarship of Excellence! This scholarship will be awarded annually to 5-10 Vietnam-based incoming or current university freshmen students. Eligible students must major in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Business, Education, or Medical fields. The reward is a $2000 USD/year (paid per $1000/semester) for up to 4 years to selected recipients who consistently demonstrate financial need and maintain academic excellence, as required by the application process.
There are so many factors that go into making a student successful — inside and outside of the classroom. We are excited to be expanding our programs to include health and hygiene! The Hygiene & Health Education Initiative (HHEI) was launched in the fall of 2016. This new program is aimed at teaching students the basics of hand-washing, cleanliness, and health.