Social Smile restaurant for poor people-Ho Chi Minh

Court terme (1 à 3 semaines)

City central, Ho Chi Minh city (or Sai Gon- Southern part of Vietnam). - Viêt Nam


  • Chantier International
  • 07-01-2019 - 14-01-2019
  • 9 volontaires
  • Adulte  |  18-99 ans
  • 230 EUR de frais de participation Frais de participation qui reviennent directement à l'organisme d'accueil du projet et qui comprennent les frais d'hébergement, de nourriture et de coordination du projet.
  • Code projet: VPVS19-02


Social welfare Restaurant was inaugurated in Oct 2012 by HCMC Charity Foundation in order to offer special meal with privileged price for poor students, immigrant & local workers in the area of HCMC. The foundation does fundraising to have enough budget, in order to be able to sell a quality meal with the cost of 2000 VND (about less than 10 USD cent). Volunteers will involve in project activities in order to make a good meals for poor people. If volunteer has experience on cooking, they can join for the cooking job. In the most cases, volunteers will help for preparing food, washing vegetables, set up the table and other works. The restaurant located at the central of HCMC. The project also has some new project locations in the nearby are in central part of HCM. Volunteer will involve on a charity project and it help them to understand a part of the life in HCMC where the life is changing very fast and there is a big gap between people in the same city. To get project, it takes about 30 minutes by bus from home.



Volunteers For Peace Vietnam (VPV) is a non-profit, voluntary organization founded in 2005 with the aim to promote voluntary service as a mean of cultural and educational exchange among people, for peace and friendship, and as an approach to address social problems.


-Volunteers’ tasks are mainly helping project by preparing food, washing vegetables or set up table. -When begin opening for buyers, volunteers’ tasks will be likely to bring dishes to eating table and serve. -After finishing, volunteers would be cleaning the tables, washing dishes… Working time: 7:30-13:30, from Monday to Friday volunteers will work at restaurant to help for food preparation and serving at table to support poor students, immigrants & local manual workers.

Logement & Nourriture

VPV’ Dormitory in Sai Gon. Shared rooms. Sleeping on bunk-bed with mattress. Showers and toilets are available. WIFI free at volunteer house. Breakfast and dinner will be prepared by volunteers. Lunch is provided at the

Emplacement & Temps libre

City central, Ho Chi Minh city (or Sai Gon- Southern part of Vietnam).


-Volunteers must be 18 years old or more. -Volunteers should have motivation to work on this project: Hard working, enthusiasm or pay attention. -If volunteers has experience on cooking or was chef, they are very welcomed