PHILANTHROPY

PHILANTHROPY

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  1. Food Bank SG founders HERO

    Why these Singaporean siblings aim to put their food charity ‘out of business’

    The Food Bank Singapore was started by Nichol and Nicholas Ng to tackle food waste and food insecurity. But the siblings hope that one day, there ...
  2. Legacy planning

    Succession planning in a pandemic: How Asia’s affluent prepare for the future

    The COVID-19 pandemic has spurred the region’s wealthiest families into confronting a once-taboo subject – death. Experts share how the affluent ...
  3. Will charity galas be a thing of the past, now that we can raise funds online?

    Will charity galas be a thing of the past, now that we can raise funds online?

    From virtual events to deploying technology, charities are finding new ways of doing good, that are probably more economical too.
  4. Shangri-La Hotel donates linen for face masks upcycling

    Singapore’s Shangri-La hotels donate linen for upcycling into face masks

    Shangri-La hotels in Southeast Asia and Sri Lanka are partnering with cleaning company Diversey and local NGOs to upcycle 12,500kg of used linens ...
  5. Emily Teng HERO

    Bullied when young, this former radio DJ now mentors underprivileged youths

    Emily Teng left her job as a radio DJ to focus on Blessings In A Bag – a non-profit organisation she founded with the mission to nurture ...
  6. Hero-Lockdown artists

    Singapore chefs and bartenders are creating art to raise funds for charity

    The #LockdownArtists Charity Auction hopes to raise S$10,000 for The Food Bank Singapore, which experienced a 70 per cent drop in donations ...
  7. Lee Ray Sheng, 20, packing breakfast of bee hoon for delivery to elderly beneficiaries

    Commentary: Uptick in corporate giving during COVID-19 is much more than just a PR exercise

    Businesses are re-positioning their role in society with more purposeful and sustainable contributions, says NVPC CEO Melissa Kwee.
  8. Danny Yong

    This Singaporean businessman believes philanthropy should be more inclusive

    The Majurity Trust co-founder Danny Yong is enabling ordinary Singaporeans to address challenges related to COVID-19 through the Singapore Strong ...
  9. NVPC Tony Soh HERO

    Companies will step up CSR efforts post-pandemic, says NVPC deputy CEO

    Businesses are fighting for survival during the COVID-19 outbreak, but once the dust settles, more socially responsible companies will emerge in ...
  10. Lorin Gu

    How this 26-year-old entrepreneur and art collector is supporting young artists

    Through his non-profit Recharge Foundation, private equity manager Lorin Gu offers grants to artists and artisans, and plans to open a museum in ...