Donate to Allambie

We welcome any size donation to help with the running of Allambie to give our children a secure future. Even a few pounds or dollars can go a long way in Vietnam, and however small, we welcome your help. For a regular donation of just £35 (GBP) per month, you can sponsor one of our […]

Louise Silk – February to March 2013

I had been teaching English in Vietnam for 3 years when a friend told me about  Allambie. Having been there for a while and previously volunteered at another orphanage in Ho Chi Minh City I had a fair idea what Vietnamese orphanages were like and was interested in Allambie as it sounded like something completely […]

Ann Vermeire – December 2012 – Jan 2013

We spent the Holidays ( Christmas and New Years) in Vietnam. My son and family joined us from Zhuhi, China. While there, we planned to see two of the adult adoptees I had met at the Reunion in 2009. Hung (Brian) from the US and Suzanne Thi Hein Hook, who had returned to England with […]

Sam Bradwell – December 2012

Having first visited Allambie in June 2011 while travelling around SE Asia, I decided to return in December 2012 to see how things had progressed and, of course, to see the children once again. Suzanne and I thought it would be fun to surprise the children, as they didn’t know I was back in Saigon. […]

Miles Law – May 2012 to Jan 2013

I’d been in HCMC for about eight months when I thought about volunteering. I searched the Internet and came across Allambie. I was really taken in by the videos of Suzanne and the different children. I got the impression that the orphanage was warm and personal. After meeting Suzanne for coffee I was invited round […]