Organizations Providing Humanitarian Aid to Multiple Countries in Asia
Volunteers in Urology (IVU)
in Urology (IVU) is committed to making quality urological care
available to people worldwide. In fulfilling this mission, IVU
provides medical and surgical education to physicians and nurses,
and treatment to thousands of suffering men, women, and children.
Since its inception in 1995, IVU has sponsored trips to over 15
different locations in the developing world. IVU volunteer physicians
bring technical expertise, medications, modern equipment, and
hope to physicians and patients around the world
757 E. South Temple
#110 Salt Lake City, Utah 84102 Email: "Steve Handley"
<email@example.com> and "Dr. Catherine R. deVries <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The world's largest
independent international medical relief agency aiding victims
of armed conflict, epidemics, and natural and man-made disasters,
and others who lack health care due to geographic remoteness or
ethnic marginalization. Largely supported by private donors, Doctors
Without Borders has offices in 18 countries.
6 E. 39th St., 8th
floor, New York, NY 10016, (212) 679-6800 Email: email@example.com
works in Vietnam
with vulnerable communities including poor farmers, blind people,
and indigenous communities in remote areas with teacher training,
school and teachers’ housing renovation, credit and savings, irrigation
of farmland, flood prevention, and disaster relief. Other projects
in Asia inlcude assistance for landmine victims in Cambodia.
26 West Street,
Boston, MA 02111 1206, USA, Tel: 1 617 482 1211 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
(See their website for addresses in other countries).
year Global Volunteers coordinates more than 150 teams of volunteers
who participate on short-term human and economic development projects
worldwide in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Europe, Latin America,
and the Pacific. Volunteers in China and Vietnam
teach English and other activities. Program fees are tax-deductible
since this is a nonprofit organization.
375 E. Little Canada Rd. St. Paul, MN 55117 USA, telephone:
800-487-1074 (toll free), 651-407-6100, 651-407-5163 (fax) EMail:
Concerns for Children, Inc.
effort is ongoing collection of clothes, toys, medicine, medical
supples, school supplies, household goods to be sent to agencies
to hand carry to their orphanages for the good of all the kids
there. People can help by collecting donations for agencies in
their area. Of course, all donations MUST be perfect: on clothes
all buttons present, zippers working, no stains, holes, rips,
etc.; toys must have all parts and not be shabby-looking; shoes
must not be much worn, and must be clean (denatured alcohol does
a great job on what the washing machine can't get out); medicines
must have an expiration date at least 3 and preferably 6 months
911 Cypress Dr. Boulder, CO 80303-2821. Telephone: 303-494-8333.
Plan is an
international, humanitarian, child-focused development organization
without religious, political or governmental affiliation. Their
work benefits the children, their families and their communities
in the neediest parts of the world including programs and sponsorships
of children in Vietnam.
A unique feature of this program is that you can arrange a tour
and visit with your sponsored child if you are in the area. Plan
International has offices around the world in many donating
and recipient countries, including Foster
Parents PLAN in Canada and Childreach
in the USA. Foster Parents Plan in Canada has been helping the world’s
poorest children for more than 60 years.
95 St. Clair Avenue West, Suite 1001, Toronto, Ontario, M4V
3B5 Telephone: 1-800-387-1418. Email: email@example.com
is one of the world's largest private international relief and development
organizations, working in 60 countries around the world. CARE reaches
out to people whose lives are devastated by humanitarian emergencies,
or who are struggling each day in poor communities to survive and
improve their lives. CARE has projects in Cambodia,
for AIDS, disaster relief, conservation projects and other humanitarian
ventures. CARE also provides much needed assistance in land mine
151 Ellis Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30303-2439, 1-800-521-CARE,
ext. 999, email: firstname.lastname@example.org