Volunteer with Helen Keller International

Helen Keller International

Make an impact in Vietnam by helping children who struggle with their eyesight!

Founded in 1915, Helen Keller International is dedicated to saving the sight and lives of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged. We combat the causes and consequences of blindness and malnutrition by establishing programs based on evidence and research in vision, health and nutrition.

Helen Keller International is dedicated to combatting the causes and consequences of vision loss and making clear vision a reality for those most vulnerable to disease and who lack access to quality eye care.

We are also dedicated to combating the causes and consequences of malnutrition so that fewer people suffer loss of their productive years because they do not have enough of the right kinds of foods to eat.

There is a group of infectious diseases that many in the developed world rarely encounter or hear about. These are Neglected Tropical Diseases and are often referred to as Diseases of Poverty.

They include Trachoma, River Blindness, Intestinal Worms and other debilitating, painful, and sometimes deadly illnesses. According to the World Health Organization, these diseases infect one in six people, including half a billion children, and are responsible for more than 500,000 deaths each year.

Neglected Tropical Diseases are directly linked to continuing cycles of poverty. They can result in blindness, chronic pain, severe disability and malnutrition, keeping children from attending school and adults from being able to work, severely limiting economic productivity in some of the poorest communities in the world.

We also work on eye health, especially our CHildSight on the school based vision care services that brings education into focus.

Our Activities

What We Need

WE currently do not have demand for voluteers

Important Info

Suitable For


Minimum Stay

1 or more months

Staff Size

5 to 10 people

Watch Us

2 Reviews

Help out from Home


help fund raise online for HKI Vietnam via media or online donation via HKI.org website

Your Contact Person

Room 103/B5, 298 Kim Ma, Van Phuc Diplomatic Compound, Hanoi, Hanoi, Vietnam.
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Our Wish List

50 T-shirts-Size S-L
Cap hats: 20
Not sure if you can but we would need multivitamin for pregnant women, eyeglasses for students, trial lense boxes for our local health clinics so that they can refract their students and the communities

What are you waiting for?

We at Helen Keller International would love to hear from you!