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Road safety leaders start the New Year off strong in Vietnam

Buon Ma Thuot, a city in the Central Highlands of Vietnam known for its aromatic coffee beans, still faces challenges with keeping members of the community safe, especially children. In an effort to combat these challenges, the SAFE STEPS KIDS – Road Safety program, supported by Prudential Vietnam, organized Safety Tour with its very first stop at…

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Young people are going on a mandatory lockdown demanding the right to safe roads

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam–January 15, 2021 What happens when young people are tired of being left out of decisions that will impact their future? A coalition of youth are taking action for safer mobility and championing youth participation in road safety declaring, “We are #ClaimingOurSpace!” Road traffic injuries remain the leading cause of death…

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Social enterprise in Vietnam donates 20,000 medical masks to support vulnerable communities in Washington, D.C.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 14 December 2020   Protec, a Vietnamese social enterprise, and producer of personal protective equipment donated 20,000 medical masks to provide life-saving support to healthcare workers and residents in Washington, D.C. The donation of the 20,000 masks have been directed to healthcare workers and patients at Unity Health Care, the largest network…

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Special needs students and their teachers receive quality helmets and road safety training during International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Hanoi, Vietnam – December 3, 2020   To commemorate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, AIP Foundation organized a Helmets for Kids program donation event today at Binh Minh Primary School, an educational institution dedicated to serving children with special needs. Participating students and teachers at Binh Minh Primary School received helmets from Protec,…

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Vietnam Helmet Manufacturer Donates 10,000 Pandemic Relief Medical Masks to Palestine

Vietnam – American social enterprise Protec presented the Embassy of the State of Palestine in Vietnam 10,000 face masks to aid the State as it struggles to contain COVID-19 amidst the climbing numbers destabilizing the population. Inspired by Protec repurposing its helmet factory to include mask production as a rapid response to the pandemic, Protec…

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10,000 masks and gloves donated by Vietnamese social enterprise reaches impacted communities in Beirut

10,000 masks and gloves donated by Vietnamese social enterprise reaches impacted communities in Beirut Protec, a Vietnamese social enterprise, recently announced the successful delivery of its donation of 10,000 quality medical masks and gloves to communities in need in Beirut, Lebanon. The protective equipment reached frontline workers and staff at Abou Jaoude Hospital, located less…

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Protec – A Social Enterprise in Vietnam

Protec is a social enterprise in Vietnam producing ethically-sourced helmets and face masks. Established in 2000 by U.S. NGO AIP Foundation (a US 501 (c)(3) organization), its profits are reinvested back into the local community to improve people’s lives and safety. In response to the overwhelming demand for Personal Protective Equipment during the ongoing COVID-19…

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Mr. Greg Craft


Greig Craft, an American social entrepreneur based in Vietnam, always had an eye for opportunities to make a positive impact and would pursue them relentlessly once he spotted them. In the expansion of his social enterprise, Protec, a helmet manufacturer and helmet safety testing site, he saw a unique chance to help meet the demand…

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