Post Tagged with: "volunteer"

Giving in the golden years

Giving in the golden years

15 October 2015 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

RSVP’s Ngiam Tong Yuen takes home the first volunteerism award for seniors during the annual President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards.

 
The oldest SEA Games volunteer

The oldest SEA Games volunteer

13 August 2015 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

At 87, Joseph Tan is still out and about, and couldn’t be happier to serve society.

 
Scaling up of volunteer event

Scaling up of volunteer event

2 April 2015 / Miscellaneous / No comments

RSVP Singapore is going beyond a week of promoting senior volunteerism.

 
The old times

The old times

27 January 2015 / Inspiring Figures / 1 comment

As a cash register technician, Wee Char Lee has seen how machines have evolved – from mechanical to now electronic. And his job was not all that safe either during his time.

 
The walking “encyclopedia”

The walking “encyclopedia”

21 January 2015 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Spending 40 years teaching at various schools, Lee Meng Chew uses her skills as a volunteer at the Science Centre Singapore to educate visitors.

 
Dedicated volunteer

Dedicated volunteer

30 December 2014 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

RSVP’s Volunteer of the Year for 2014 shares how important volunteering is to him and the qualities that make a good volunteer.

 
Tour guides needed for HDB programme

Tour guides needed for HDB programme

6 February 2014 / Miscellaneous / No comments

A call for senior heartland ambassadors to give tours of Punggol and HDB’s Gallery.

 
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.

 
Oldest volunteer at Ren Ci Hospital

Oldest volunteer at Ren Ci Hospital

8 November 2012 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Seventy-seven-year-old Lee Chik has been volunteering at the hospital for 16 years and is not planning to stop any time soon.

 
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.