iLead Program for Youths from SOS Children's Village Vietnam Ended

10:12:54 AM | 11/7/2023

iLead leadership values education program for youth from SOS Children's Villages - a cooperation program between Shinhan Life Insurance Vietnam Limited Liability Company, BNJ Vietnam Company Limited (BNJ) and SOS Children's Village Vietnam ended in early November, after nearly 5 months of study.

Shinhan Life Vietnam organized graduation ceremonies for teenagers at SOS Children's Villages in SOS Hanoi, SOS Go Vap (HCMC) and SOS Da Nang within the framework of the iLead program. The event is jointly organized by Shinhan Life Vietnam and BNJ Vietnam, to facilitate comprehensive development and help children develop leadership skills and confidence.

Representatives of Shinhan Life Vietnam and BNJ awarded certificates to students in Ho Chi Minh on 5th November

This is in “iLead Leadership Values Program” for the youths from SOS Children Villages age from 15 to 25 years old about leadership values designed by Dr John C. Maxwell, iLead Leadership Values program. This is also an activity carried out under the framework of YouthCan! Programme Initiative by SOS Children’s Villages International – Partnership for youth employability.

The iLead program provides students with a forum to acquire leadership knowledge, skills and values that enable them to practice leadership skills while encouraging connection and harmony in the peer group; thereby developing better relationships with peers, finding their voice and taking action to align themselves with good values.

Throughout their participation in the program, students participated in a variety of activities, including sessions on leadership skills, communication, teamwork, self-discovery and bonding activities with peers.

The graduation ceremony of iLead program for SOS children in Hanoi on 4th November

The youth of SOS Children's Villages Vietnam participated in exchange activities and shared about their efforts and progress while participating in the iLead program. Shinhan Life Vietnam and BNJ Vietnam also awarded the children certificates of merit as a special recognition and encouragement, encouraging their efforts and self-improvement in their journey to adulthood.

Mr. Bae Seung Jun, General Director of Shinhan Life Vietnam, shared: "Activities to enhance social responsibility are always one of Shinhan Life's priorities when operating in Vietnam. We realize that investing in children's development and education is investing in a sustainable future. Our vision for youth sponsorship programs is not just to provide opportunities and funding, but also to promote self-confidence, leadership and social responsibility."

As a long-term community project of Shinhan Life Vietnam from 2023 - 2025, in the first year, the iLead education program ended successfully.

T.Nam (Vietnam Business Forum)