Organization

Vietnamese American Initiative for Development

Dorchester, MA | http://www.vietaid.org
Joined in August 2004

About Us

Vietnamese American Initiative for Development (Viet-AID) is the first and only grassroots community development corporation founded and operated by Vietnamese refugees and immigrants in the U.S. Located in the Fields Corner (Dorchester, Massachusetts) neighborhood, Viet-AID seeks to build a strong Vietnamese American community in Boston and a vibrant Field's Corner neighborhood.

This mission is anchored by four basic goals:

-To engage Vietnamese residents in community organizing efforts

-To promote economic development and self sufficiency

-To build affordable housing for residents

-To foster youth leadership.

Vietnamese American Initiative for Development (Viet-AID) is the first and only grassroots community development corporation founded and operated by Vietnamese refugees and immigrants in the U.S. Located in the Fields Corner…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Civic Engagement
  • Community Development
  • Economic Development
  • Education

Location

42 Charles Street, Suite E, Dorchester, MA 02122