Volunteers & Community Events
Volunteers & Community Events
COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR by AVAMPS: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 23rd, 2021
OEBB Team will help with Vision Screening. Consultation and Providing Assistance to Familiy in need with vision vouchers for eye exam & glasses at no cost.
WELLNESS DAY FOR SENIORS: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 13th, 2021-
OEBB partners with Vina Pharmacy, and other healthcare profession to provide flu vaccine, covid booster shot, vision consultation, dental and chiropractic consults to seniors who have language barriers
COMMUNITY BOOSTER COVID-19 VACCINATION DAY- SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 14th, 2021
Vaccine day: Booster vaccine mix-match for all 3- Pfizer, Moderna and Janssen, partner with Vina Pharmacy.
VISION WELLNESS DAY FOR AUSTIN CHILDREN & WOMEN SHELTER, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIMS: TBD in November 2021
HOLIDAY XMAS SHOEBOX- CHILDREN & FAMILY VOLUNTEER EVENT: SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH, 6:30pm-9pm
International Charitable Program- School Support Poor Students in Vietnam and Covid-19 Food Crisis.- OCTOBER 1st, 2021
OEBB Scholarship/Sponsorship Program provides critical funding to help poor students to overcome poverty and continue to thrive in school. Nutritional milk, noodles and rice were also gifted to the students for food crisis relief.
OEBB International Charitable Program- WELLNESS KITS- NUTRITIONAL SUPPORT- SEPTEMBER 1st, 2021
300 Wellness kits were sent to Saigon Vietnam to support pregnant women or families with children who are in poverty and under quarantine with Covid infection.
OEBB International Charitable Program-- COVID FOOD CRISIS RELIEF FOR SAIGON, VIETNAM-- JULY 20th, 2021
Funding support to help with food crisis in Saigon, Vietnam during Covid pandemic quarantine blockage.
AUSTIN CHILDREN & YOUTH COVID-19 VACCINATION EVENT- Age group 12-18.
PFIZER Covid Vaccine- SUNDAY, JUNE - 6th, 2021- 8:30am-2pm
(2nd dose of Pfizer vaccine for children who had received the 1st dose on Sunday, May 16. (Please remember to bring the Vaccine Record Card for the 2nd dose)
Also, Children who were born before June 6, 2009 can also receive the Pfizer vaccine 1st dose this Sunday, June 6.)
Helping children and youth get their vaccines in before summer and before back to school next year.
Helping families and community achieve Herd Immunity together. Read more...
OEBB International Charitable Program- May 26th- 28th.
Support Poor Students in Vietnam with schooling and support against Covid-19 pandemic.
School tuition for children in extreme poverty families in Long An- Mekong Delta Area and Quang Ngai- Central Vietnam areas.
Medical masks, hand sanitizers and nutritional milk were given to students in different villages to help with Covid-19 pandemic.
(Remotely supported by OEBB, field work carried out by OEBB partnered and volunteers in Vietnam). Read more..
WELLNESS DAY FOR SENIORS- Sat. May 22nd, 2021. 10am-12pm- Hội Cao Niên- Austin Senior Center.
OEBB optometry team members, Vina Pharmacy and T98 Rehab & Chiropractic together hosted a wellness event for seniors.
Health and wellness consultation. Qualifying seniors and uninsured families were given vision vouchers for complimentary eye exam and prescription glasses. Multivitamins, Vitamin C, Vitamin D, Immune boost Tea, Eyelid hygiene shampoo, Systane Dry eye and Refresh Dry eye drops, Allergy eye drops, and Eye Vitamins were also gave away. Read more...
EARTH DAY- "Give Life to a broken pencil" - FAMILY VOLUNTEERING EVENT: Sun April 25th, 2021 9am-11am at Sun Academy
With the purpose of bringing awareness to the living green concept, reuse and recycle; youth of all ages, families and children have participated in the project "Give life to a broken pencil"
We take old, broken, unused colored pencils or pencils; we clean and reshape them into new bundles of unique pencil collections that can be treasured again by other children again. Read more..
AUSTIN COMMUNITY COVID-19 VACCINATION EVENT: Sat. April 10th, and Sun. April 11th, 2021
To help facilitate the delivery of vaccines to more families and helping community achieve "Herd Immunity', OEBB had partnered with Auro Pharmacy to host the Community Vaccination Event with focus on seniors and families who are from economic disadvantage areas. Read more..
COVID VACCINE DISCUSION Q&A SESSION. SENIORS COMUNNITY: SUNDAY, MARCH 28TH, 2021
An informal discussion and Q&A Session to help address concerns and questions about covid-19 vaccine. Helping families having an informed decision and understanding of covid-19 vaccination. The discussion also helps bridging the gap of vaccine understanding due to second language. Read more..
AUSTIN SNOWSTORM COMMUNITY RELIEF- SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 28TH, 2021.
With the effort to help out families who were effected by the snow storm, OEBB had organized a community relief on Sunday Feb. 28th at 9am at MT Supermarket center- Rice bags, hot meals, dry good, non-perishable food, or water were given to seniors and families in need. OEBB again thank you the contribution of all the individuals, families and local businesses toward this community relief. Read more..
COVID-19 PANDEMIC & CENTRAL VIETNAME FLOOD RELIEF:
OEBB's Aid and gifts for central Vietnam Flood Victims- Students and Families who faced extreme poverty due to flooding and Covid-19 Pandemic.
TUESDAY, JAN 26th, 2021- MIEN TRUNG, CENTRAL VIETNAM
Part I: 36 Students in OEBB Scholarship/Sponsorship Program due to economic hardship from various villages in Quang Ngai, Vietnam are scheduled to receive Tet Gifts. The Tet Gifts bring warmth to the students in need, and also connect our message of encouragement to help the students continue to study hard in school despite many adversities.
Part II: 200 Tet Gift Relief for students whose families are in extreme poverty- in the coasted school areas of Mien Trung- Central Vietnam where the recent floods have ravaged homes and caused widespread desolation.
THURSDAY, JAN 28th, 2021- LONG AN, MEKONG DELTA AREA, VIETNAM:
Part I: 10 Students in OEBB Scholarship/Sponsorship Program from Long An- Mekong Delta Area are scheduled to receive Tet Gifts. The Tet
Part II: 40 Long An students with families suffering economic difficulties because of the Covid-19 pandemic are also scheduled to receive Tet Gift Relief.