Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Go Vap Orphanage

This blog site is dedicated to the Go Vap Orphanage, where many lives have been connected to this special place. If you have stories or photos related to Go Vap you would like to share with others, please send them to

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Address: 45 Nguyen Van Bao, Ward 4 Go Vap District, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Founded in 1847 by the Sisters of Dong Men Thanh Gia Cho Quan (Amantes de la Croix de Cho Quan), part of the Dong Men Thanh Gia (Les Soeurs Amantes de la Croix).

Today, this orphanage is home for approximately more than 220 children, from newborn to 17 years old. Majority of the children have various physical or mental disabilities, some with life-threatening illnesses.

To learn how you can support this orphanage or to arrange for volunteer opportunity, please contact