Category : Vietnam

How You Can Support Our New Clubs in Vietnam

We are very excited about two new Play for Peace clubs that recently started in Vietnam, the Danang Club and the Quy Nhon club! After forming this past summer, both clubs are working on educational initiatives that will benefit children in their region, and need your help.

An Exciting Week of World Peace Day Celebrations

Tomorrow, September 21, is World Peace Day. In honor of this important global celebration, we are excited about the many wonderful efforts happening in the Play for Peace global community—from our clubs’ World Peace Day activities to our annual Fall 5K event. 

A Summer of Peace Building: Spreading to New Communities in Vietnam

It is thanks to the passion and dedication of our community members that Play for Peace continues to spread to new areas around the world. This is especially true of our regional coordinator, Rita Nguyen, who dedicated her summer vacation to creating laughter, compassion, and peace in new communities in Vietnam.

An Earth Week to Remember: Celebrations from Guatemala to India

This past April, Play for Peace clubs around the world celebrated Earth Week by taking part in the 2019 Play for Peace Global Games. Working with more than 700 children over the course of the week, our clubs explored what it means to be a leader when you feel connected to the earth.

2018 Recap: A Fantastic Year for Play for Peace Vietnam

Play for Peace’s club in Vietnam, A New Day Social Work Group (AND), organized a variety of fantastic activities in 2018, using the power of play to bring together many different people across divides. See what happened in our recap! 

Moon of Love Festival Brings Joy to 800 Children in the Mekong Delta

September 23 was a special day for hundreds of children who participated in the Moon of Love mid-autumn festival in Vietnam. The festival was organized by A New Day Social Work Group, together with their partner the Lumen Choir group.

New Project, New Partner, New Challenge for A New Day

Established in 2011, A New Day Social Work Group (AND) is Play for Peace’s club in Vietnam. AND has worked with a variety of communities, including children in rural areas, where many struggle with social issues. Currently the group is working on a new project to teach life skills to 100 vulnerable children.

2018 Feast For Peace Keynote Speaker is Certified Trainer Rita Nguyen

If you're attending the 2018 Feast For Peace, you'll be delighted to know that Certified Trainer and Founder of the A New Day Social Work Group in Vietnam, Rita Nguyen, will serve as the keynote speaker. Her story is one of utmost compassion and…

#EarthWeek Recap: A New Day Social Work Group Vietnam

During Earth Week, A New Day Social Work Group, a Play for Peace club located in Vietnam, held a session where the children role played. The kids were asked to act out a scenario that featured a girl playing with her friends and taking a very long…

A New Day Social Work Group Hosts The Earth Needs Green

On Sunday, November 27, 2016, A New Day Social Work Group held an event at the Trúc Lâm B?o S?n monastery in the rural district of Tân Thành, Vietnam. This marked the eighth event in a series of twelve programs geared toward children who live…

Raising Awareness on Gender Issues at Nguyen Kiem Campus

"The heterosexual-homosexual-bisexual-transgender are traits that make up the colorful paintings of  beautiful life!" - A New Day A New Day Social Work Club in Vietnam held an event on November 13, titled "When Rainbow Social Communities Raise…

What Would We Do Without Skype?

What do you do when you've got volunteers and leaders all over the world who can learn from each other? You host a virtual exchange on Skype, of course! Back in August, the A New Day Play For Peace club in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam, and the Khula AAsman…

Join Us for the Global Unity Games and World Peace Day Celebrations!

We love that we’re working with two partners during the month of September—Compassion Games International and Peace One Day—to build our global celebrations of compassion and peace. Here's what's happening and who else is participating.