Until now, Canon Vietnam has been sponsored for 48 schools in 20 provinces in the Northern and Central regions. Launched in 2012, “Reconnect friendship school chain” project with the goal of supporting and facilitating more students and school. Since then, many schools have been supported with facilities such as the construction of toilets, renovation of classrooms, school premises, donations of learning and teaching equipment to improve the learning and teaching conditions.

Happiness of local students while receiving presents (Photo: Canon Vietnam) 

Ms. Nguyen Thi Tam, General Manager of Accounting Division, on June 28th visited and presented gifts to Canon - Thac Dat branch of Minh Dan primary school, Minh Dan commune, Ham Yen district, Tuyen Quang province. The school was built in 2007 with 5 classrooms. Until now, the school keeps good condition and use effectively. On this visit, Canon Vietnam supported school to renovate classrooms and repaint all the classrooms; as well as presenting backpacks, candy and reference books.

Earlier, on June 27th, some 50 Canon Vietnam volunteers participated in sweeping and painting 5 classrooms. This meaningful activity has left a deep impression on the school and local people about the volunteer spirit, the contribution of young people to the community as well as the message "Hand in hand, you and me, for a bright future!”

As scheduled, on July 3rd and October 9th, Canon Vietnam will continue the visit to Canon - Lun kindergarten (Than Uyen district, Lai Chau province) and Canon - Ngu Mai primary school (Da Bac district, Hoa Binh province). Company will present new electric light system, school equipment, books and school bags for pupils at Canon-Lun primary school, and renovation fee, new door and windows for Canon - Ngu Mai; back pack, candy and reference books.

Apart from that, each pupil receives a jacket and a pair of shoes which were bought from donated money of employees.

Total sponsor for "Canon friendship school chain" project in 2020 is about VND200 million./.