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[Charity] Habitat Singapore Bare Your Sole 2014

[Charity] Habitat Singapore Bare Your Sole 2014

[Press Release] Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s annual walkathon Bare Your Sole is back this year, providing participants with a unique way to raise funds in the fight against homelessness and poverty. The 2.5km and 5km barefoot charity walk will take place on Saturday, 12 July 2014, from 9am-12pm, at Gardens by the Bay. Currently in its...

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[Event] Go The Distance: Project Happy Feet Slipper Race 2012

They say you never truly understand a person until you walk a mile in their shoes. This November, Project Happy Feet promises its participants the chance to do just that. The Project Happy Feet Slipper Race is Singapore’s only non-competitive walk in slippers. Inspired by the many school children who make an arduous 3 km walk...

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NUSSU organises Valentine’s Day charity concert

NUSSU organises Valentine’s Day charity concert

NUSSU is attempting to redefine Valentine’s Day in NUS. After the success of Supernova and Timbrefest last semester, NUSSU presents Amplify! 2012, a Valentine’s Day concert that will double as a charity drive. The concert, based on the theme of love, will feature a series of acoustic performances by bands from Sheares Hall and Temasek...

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A musing about giving

A musing about giving

Christmas has just passed us by and the New Year is upon us. The season of giving continues, but why are we giving? Over the years, I have worked in various capacities with social support groups such as charities, public service organisations and social enterprises. My experiences inform me that the motivation to give comes...