Celebrating Our Educational Scholarship Success.
Over 80 Scholarships … & Counting!

It’s almost impossible to articulate what this means to the children, their families and the community as a whole.

The incredible generosity of donors, huge amounts of hard work from the students and the continuing dedication from the Lifestart Foundation team has allowed some children to complete their secondary education, keeping the possibility of a happy and prosperous future alive.

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The Lifestart Foundation is a grassroots, not-for-profit charity that helps disadvantaged Vietnamese people and their families to become self-sufficient. Founded in 2000 by Australian Karen Leonard and supported by a team of dedicated volunteers, the Foundation applies a holistic approach to helping those in need through proven working programs and initiatives which are designed to effect a generational change.  Việt >