Ho Chi Minh City raises 1.7 million USD for poor people

Nearly 1.7 million USD was donated to the poor at an art performance in HCM city on Thursday, part of a program called The affectionate city � connecting love.

The show included conversations with philanthropists and role models in poverty reduction, as well as art performances. It was in response to the Month for the Poor which will run until November 18.

Source: VOV5