Want to pick up a hammer and get dirty to help 36 Bay Area low-income families build their new homes? Sign up to volunteer at OneVietnam Network's Build Day on Saturday, February 16, in Daly City. Space is limited to 30 volunteers (no prior construction experience needed). Reserve your spot now. Imagine this: You're the mother of three and living in a cramped … [Read more...] about Volunteers Needed: Build 36 new homes for low-income families in California
What is OneVietnam? OneVietnam is an online network that allows people to fund projects in their homeland and see the impact right away. Projects can be funded with as little as $1. In return, donors get to see their money go to work building the places they grew up in through constant updates, pictures, and videos. We were funded by Ford Foundation in 2010 and were … [Read more...] about What OneVietnam is and Why it Matters
According to the May 2011 issue of Inc. Magazine: It used to be that if you wanted to make a difference, you joined a nonprofit. And if you wanted to make money, you launched a business. These days, it’s not so simple. More nonprofits are being run like fast-growth start-ups. And more traditional companies are being built around social missions. And, if GREEN is added to … [Read more...] about Goodjoe Likes OneVietnam!
OneVietnam.org, an online network for Vietnamese across the globe, will launch its beta site on June 17 and open up a new door for community involvement. Palo Alto, CA, 10 June 2010 – Vietnamese communities worldwide will soon have a unique platform for communication and connection with OneVietnam.org. Founded by 1st and 2nd generation Vietnamese-Americans, OneVietnam is an … [Read more...] about Press Release: OneVietnam Network Prepares For Beta Launch on June 17
11.21.09 - What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving? This Thanksgiving I'm thankful for a lot of things: amazing friends and family both over here and Vietnam, the chance to have lived and traveled across Vietnam and Southeast Asia for the last few years, the chance to attend (and slave away) at one of the top law schools in the U.S. (Berkeley Law), and of course the … [Read more...] about Thanksgiving Special | Cast Member: Phong Quan