Enhancing the health, education, and social well-being of low-income and underserved people in the greater Houston metropolitan area through its many health care programs, training programs and community service programs, including the provision of safe, decent and affordable housing for low-income families.


KPRC Local 2 Feature
KPRC Local 2 Feature – Asian Pacific American Heritage Month; How VN TeamWork helps low-income and under served Vietnamese families in Houston.

VN TeamWork Voter Outreach 2010
KTRK ABC Local 13 Feature – Voter education and outreach provided by VN TeamWork and the League of Women Voters.

American Bar Association - ABA PRO BONO PUBLICO AWARD
Ms. Lan Nguyen, Esq. is the Recipient of the 2010 ABA Pro Bono Publico Award. She has been a driving force of the Houston Bar Association's outreach to the Asian American community and a committed volunteer through its Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program (HVLP). She donates hundreds of hours as a pro bono attorney each year. VN TeamWork works with pro bono attorneys like Ms. Lan Nguyen through HVLP, which helps to provide free legal clinics for the Vietnamese community.

Wills and Legal Assistance

VAN-T V Ch. 55.2 – Vietnamese TV Talk Show with host Pha Le- Guests include Mr. Michael Nguyen, Executive Director of VN TeamWork (VNTW) and Mr. Vinh Ho, Attorney at Boat People SOS. Mr. Nguyen discusses the importance of having a Will. Mr. Ho discusses the different legal aspects included in a Wills package, such as Medical Power of Attorney and Estate Planning. VNTW provides free monthly legal clinics and Will-a-Thons every few months in partnership with the Houston Volunteer Lawyers Program (HVLP).