Matter of the Heart @ UCSD February 27, 2017

Our UCSD chapter has come a long way ever since it was founded in 2006. This year, UCSD MEMO will be hosting its first ever awareness event on campus, Matter of the Heart! This is a big accomplishment for UCSD MEMO as the members and officers throughout the years have worked hard and tirelessly to try and host such an event. Matter of the Heart will be focusing on children in Vietnam with congenital heart disease.

If you are in the area or interested in supporting UCSD MEMO first ever awareness night, it will be on Monday, February 27, 2017 from 8-10pm at PC Ballroom East. Enjoy a night of entertainment from the amazing youtube sensations jrodtwins and UCSD Taiko as we try to take your heart away!

Symphony of Scholarships Night @ UCLA February 22, 2017

Our UCLA MEMO chapter has been working hard every year on organizing amazing awareness events, such as HBAN (Hepatitis B Awareness Night) and HCAN (Hydrocephalus Awareness Night). This year, UCLA MEMO is hosting their first ever Symphony of Scholarships (SOS) Night. The main focus of this event is on educational disparities in third world countries, specifically Vietnam.

If you are interested in attending this event, the event will be held on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017 at the Ackerman Grand Ballroom in UCLA. Admission is free! There will be food, performances by Andrew Garcia, VSU Modern and Awechords! Enjoy a night of amazing performances, prizes, and help us raise money to send more kids to school!

If you like more info or would like to donate, please visit:

M.E.M.O. @ UVSA Tet Festival 2017

With Lunar New Year coming up, MEMO wishes everyone a Happy New Year, Year of the Rooster!

This upcoming weekend, MEMO will be volunteering at this year’s UVSA Tet Festival from January 27th to January 29th, 2017 which is happening at the OC Fairgrounds & Event Center. We will be selling and checking tickets at the front so if you recognize or see us, come and say hi!

Come out and have some fun with your friends and families and support UVSA annual event.

To learn more about the Tet Festival go to tetfestival.org

 

M.E.M.O. Annual Health Fair October 23rd, 2016

MEMO is once again having its annual free health fair clinic for the community this Sunday, October 23rd, 2016 at the Boys and Girls Club of Westminster (14400 Chestnut St. Westminster, CA 92683). Please save the date! There will be many trained professionals from our sponsors offering services and screenings to the public of all ages.  Some of the services that will be provided includes:

– Flu shots
– Dental Services: Extractions & Fillings
– Request for a Doctor
– Cardiovascular & Stroke Screening
– Electrocardiograms
– Screenings for Hepatitis B & C, high blood pressure, blood glucose, cholesterol levels, and BMI
– Bone Density Screening
– Health Education for children

The health fair will last from 9am to 3pm. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to learn more about the proper steps of taking care of your well being! We hope to see you there!

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Hai Cuoc Doi Benefit Concert October 2nd, 2016

Please save the date! On October 2nd, 2016, there will be a concert at the Saigon Performing Art Center (16149 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708) featuring famous Vietnamese Artists including: Truong Sa, anh Dung, Trong Bac, Ho Hoang Yen, Anh dung, Ngoc Thuy, Le Hoang, Vy Oanh and more. Tickets prices start at $25 and go up to $100 for VIP tickets. There will be refreshments and drinks for sale at the event too! All proceeds will be donated to MEMO and the Navy Veterans. Interested in purchasing a ticket? Please email us at help@aboutmemo.org. We hope to see you at the event!

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