Post Tagged with: "volunteering"

Retire with a purpose – volunteer

Retire with a purpose – volunteer

11 August 2017 / Miscellaneous / No comments

RSVP Singapore is organising the third National Senior Volunteer Month.

 
A friend in need

A friend in need

24 May 2017 / Inspiring Figures / 2 comments

Ow Tuck Choy is a busy man these days as he has 10 befriendees under him that he keeps a close eye on. As much as it prevents vulnerable seniors from further social isolation, he also gains in making new friends.

 
Getting more seniors to volunteer

Getting more seniors to volunteer

15 May 2017 / Miscellaneous / No comments

The volunteerism rate among those aged 55 years and above remains the lowest across the other age groups.

 
A boost to senior volunteerism

A boost to senior volunteerism

5 September 2015 / Miscellaneous / No comments

A new Silver Volunteer Fund under the President’s Challenge was launched to encourage more seniors to volunteer.

 
Silver volunteering

Silver volunteering

10 September 2014 / Miscellaneous / No comments

RSVP Singapore started Senior Volunteer Week with its Open House to further encourage seniors to volunteer, and it continues this year.

 
Volunteer-turned-staff

Volunteer-turned-staff

8 July 2013 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Lee Poh Leng loved his volunteering experience at the Institute of Mental Health (IMH) so much that he decided to join as a part-time staff.

 
A passion for animals

A passion for animals

Johanna Salim shares her journey volunteering with the zoo, interacting with the animals and educating visitors about pet responsibility.

 
All about the family

All about the family

8 January 2013 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

The President’s Award for Volunteerism (Individual) 2012 recipient shares how he started on the road to giving back.

 
IT educational programme by seniors for seniors

IT educational programme by seniors for seniors

18 December 2012 / Miscellaneous / 1 comment

WANTED: Five IT-savvy seniors to train other seniors in a newly launched StarHub Golden Gurus programme.

 
The joys of volunteering

The joys of volunteering

3 September 2012 / Health / No comments

When you volunteer, you give a lot and you get a lot back that is above and beyond money. However, choosing the right volunteering experience is crucial.