The event saw the participation of Chairman of the Central Committee of Hoa Hao Buddhist Church Nguyễn Tấn Đạt, members of the Church Central Committee, and 200 delegates representing the provincial-level representative committees and executive boards from localities.
Distinguished guests at the event included Vice Chairman of the provincial Vietnam Fatherland Front Committee Trương Hoàng Trọng and Vice Chairman of the provincial Committee for Religious Affairs Lê Quang Tấn.
As reported at the meeting, last year Hoa Hao Buddhist followers have contributed over VND 404 billion to charity activities including building of charity houses, supports to the poor, etc. In addition, the Executive Committee also encouraged followers to actively engage in environment protection and climate change adaption.
On the occasion, the Central Executive Committee of Hoa Hao Buddhist Church presented certificates of merit to four representative committees in provinces and 64 executive boards for their outstanding achievements in social and charity activities in 2017.
Chairman Nguyễn Tấn Đạt speaks at the meeting
Vice Chairman of the central executive committee of Hoa Hao Budhist Church Lê Ngọc Lợi speaks at the meeting
Vice Chairman Trương Hoàng Trọng speaks at the event
Charity house building group under the Central Committee of Hoa Hoa Buddhist Church makes its debut
Presenting certificates of merit to typical executive boards