Post Tagged with: "senior"

Nominations open for volunteer and/or philanthropy awards

Nominations open for volunteer and/or philanthropy awards

3 May 2016 / Miscellaneous / No comments

The annual President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards (PVPA) is back and it is time to nominate a deserving senior volunteer.

 
Turning trash to gold

Turning trash to gold

26 February 2014 / Inspiring Figures / 1 comment

One woman’s mission to put good use to things people throw out.

 
Keeping the Peranakan culture alive

Keeping the Peranakan culture alive

12 December 2013 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

One woman’s mission is to not let the Peranakan heritage fade away without a hard fight!

 
The taxi blogger

The taxi blogger

28 August 2012 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Uncle Frank takes to the Net and blogs about his experiences as a taxi driver.

 
The full-time volunteer

The full-time volunteer

16 August 2012 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

It is all in the attitude and the strong desire to give back to society – that is what Mos Zay lives by.

 
There’s something about Mary

There’s something about Mary

20 March 2012 / Inspiring Figures / 2 comments

This grandma can definitely get you off your chair and show you a good time with her electric guitar.

 
Bouncing back

Bouncing back

7 February 2012 / Health / No comments

Facing kidney cancer upfront in 2010, one senior finds the strength to move on and continue being positive. This is Part 1 of a two-part story.

 
A Frenchman in Singapore

A Frenchman in Singapore

27 January 2012 / Reflections / 4 comments

This senior is helping other seniors get active, and educating people on the first British resident and commandant of Singapore.