Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Offering alternative paths for youths-at-risk


Over 100 friends, family members and trainers gathered to celebrate the achievements of 73 graduates who received their certificates for completing YMCA Project Bridge’s Vocational and Soft Skills Programme (VaSSP) on 25 November at the YMCA of Singapore.

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

Over $800,000 raised for social causes through Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2016


The Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes has wrapped up its 2016 programme with a celebration of youths, organisations and stakeholders who have made outstanding contributions to the community on 15 November 2016 at the YMCA of Singapore.

Friday, 14 October 2016

The Art of Giving


At nine months old, Michelle Lee was enrolled in a special school and has been exposed to art and dance which serve as a form of therapy to improve her fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. This early exposure helped cultivate and pique Michelle’s interest in art, in particular doing craftwork such as making loombands during her pastime.

Monday, 3 October 2016

Active Aging With Exuberance


Organised over two days from 29 to 30 September 2016 at Toa Payoh HDB Hub, YMCA Silver Fiesta 2016 took on an active, healthy ageing approach by encouraging the elderly to participate in exercise workouts, sports and dance to experience a greater sense of well-being.

Friday, 16 September 2016

Speaking Competition a Stepping Stone to a More Confident Self


The night before he had to make a presentation in class, Darren Tay couldn’t eat nor sleep. Fast forward 12 years, he has now become the first Singaporean to win the World Championship of Public Speaking in Washington, DC on 20 August 2016.

Thursday, 11 August 2016

YMCA Trustee and Former President receives National Day Award


YMCA of Singapore extends its heartiest congratulations to Mr David Wong Cheong Fook for receiving the Public Service Star (Bar) as Member and Former Chairman of the Methodist Welfare Services Board of Governance at the National Day Awards 2016.