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San José: 1000 Meals for families affected by Covid-19

On June 21, 2020, in collaboration with SEWA International, Nam Giao Restaurant in San Jose, Hello Angels Foundation, and Friends of Hue Foundation, 1000 meals, hygiene kits and school supplies were distributed to families who have been affected by Covid-19 pandemic. Thank you to the generousity of organizations who donated supplies, and to volunteers who

San José: Hundreds of Grocery bags delivered to our Seniors

From March to May 2020, Friends of Hue volunteers collected, packed and personally delivered Asian food to hundreds of families in San Jose. Many clients had specifically asked for fish sauce, jasmine rice, fresh vegetables and fruits. We also added in Ensure nutitious drinks, Vietnamese ham, dried pork, tofu, sardines, masks, hand sanitizers, and other

Ms. Lieu Dang: Grandmother to Friends of Hue. Rest in peace.

With heavy hearts, the Friends of Huế Foundation regrets to announce the passing of one of our belovèd founders, Ms. Lieu Dang. Until her passing in January 2021, Ms. Lieu Dang dedicated her life to serving the refugees for years via her work at the International Rescue Committee and the Friends of Huế Foundation. At

Hue: Celebrating Tet with the Community

2020 was undoubtedly a challenging year due to our heavy losses, the pandemic, natural disasters, and floods, but we endure and continue celebrating the lives that we continue serving. It has been particularly difficulty for our elderly community, and for those those who live alone, it is that much more of a challenge. In times

Santa Clara County: Friends of Hue receives Supervisor’s Medal for Outstanding Service

It has been a long year, and we’ve been working urgently to support one another during the COVID-19 crisis. Our neighbors are in need of mental, emotional, and material support, and it is all of our responsibilities to do the best we can to deliver the necessities because we believe that together, we will make

Hue: Recovery efforts continue for Flood Season

Please consider extending our efforts in helping our communities rebuild by donating directly to our flood victims. During the flood season in November 2020, Friends of Hue accompanied and distributed disaster aid to 200 people from Tu Loan Village, Phu Tho Village, and Tan Bang Village in the Quang Binh Province of Vietnam. These three

Hue: Friends of Hue Foundation’s First Ever Charity Flea Market

On the 23rd of July 2017, Friends of Hue Foundation hosted it’s first ever charity flea market at our Children Shelter in Hue, Vietnam, in an effort to bring together the local community and raise fund for our children shelter. The flea market was the first of it’s kind in Hue, Vietnam and the response

San José: Appreciation videos and letters from our hospital friends

We were very touched to receive the following videos and letters from our PPE recipients. It was an honor to be able to connect with our local hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes. We are truly appreciative of the hard work that they’v endured in the past months. ICU Nurses at Kaiser Hospital Letter from Valley