All proceeds help fund Lifestart Foundation philanthropic projects that help disadvantaged Vietnamese people and their families to become self-sufficient.

Lifestart Foundation Inc. is a Deductible Gift Recipient under Australian tax law. All donations exceeding $2 are an allowable tax deduction to the donor. General donations are via Paypal and charged in AUD.  For a currency calculator click here > Please consider an additional 2.5% donation to cover the transaction fee.

Lifestart MembersGeneral Donations


Our monthly giving program is a great way to support the Lifestart Foundation all year long. Contact us for more details.

Scholarship Donations

Medical University Scholarships (Part) – $5,000 USD

For $5,000 USD  –  you can provide a five year  part scholarship for a 2nd year Medical student  = $1,000 USD per annum. These scholarships are awarded to students who have already been successful in entering Medical University but are at risk of having to drop out due to extreme economic hardship. This scholarship will help support these students to complete the next five years of their Medical degree and to become a Doctor.

Medical University Scholarships  (Full) – $2,500 USD

For $2,500 USD per annum  – you can provide a full  annual scholarship for a student to study Medicine. Medical degrees are six years and a full scholarships will cover all university expenses and will also include food and accommodation.

If you are interested in a scholarship donation, please contact us for more details.

Gift Donations

Laptop – $800 USD
Provide a new laptop for a University student.
We aim to provide all students who have successfully completed year 12 and have been accepted into University with a new laptop. Laptops will ensure all students who are embarking on a 4 – 6 year University degree will be able to complete their studies without ongoing disadvantage.

Annual Food Allowance – $500 USD
Provide an annual food allowance for Orphans, High school and University students living away from home. The food allowance is needed for students who do not have enough money to eat properly.

Electric Bike – $500 USD
Provide an electric bicycle for a High School student.
Students who live in remote country areas need an e bike to commute long distances to school and evening classes, often on unsafe and unlit roads. The provision of an e bike will not only save valuable commuting time between home and classes but will ensure that our students are not vulnerable on the road.

Text Books – $200 USD
Provide a much needed annual advanced text book allowance for a University student.


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