Thursday, 20 July 2017

Serving from the heart

Photo: Youth Corps Singapore

YMCA of Singapore extends its heartiest congratulations to Joyce Yu, Manager, International Programmes on being presented with the “Dedicated staff leader” award from the hands of Guest-of-Honour Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Education (Higher Education & Skills) & Second Minister for Defence at the launch of “Many Lenses, One YEP” Exhibition.

Monday, 5 June 2017

Little entrepreneurs with big hearts


To ignite their entrepreneurial spirit, 82 students from 8 YMCA Student Care Centres (SCC) sold their handmade crafts to the public at the Sengkang South Little Entrepreneurs & Family Carnival 2017 on Saturday, 3 June 2017. Mr Gan Thiam Poh, Member of Parliament graced the event as Guest-of-Honour.

Monday, 29 May 2017

11th YMCA Mandarin Speaking Awards 2017 Prize Presentation


The 11th YMCA Mandarin Speaking Awards (MSA) 2017 Prize Presentation saw close to 200 guests gather at Woodlands Regional Library Auditorium on Friday 26 May 2017. Guest-of-Honour, Mr Baey Yam Keng, Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth delivered a speech and presented the prizes to the top three winners.

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes celebrates 15 years of promoting social entrepreneurial spirit in youths


Citi-YMCA Youth For Causes 2017 (YFC) was launched on Tuesday 16 May 2017 with Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, President of the Republic of Singapore gracing the event as the Guest of Honour. To symbolise a flying start by the participants, over 600 attendees released spin-tops into the air at the launch ceremony.

Saturday, 6 May 2017

Taking their love of golf to the next level


The 18th YMCA Charity Golf 2017 saw more than 140 avid golfers teeing off at Singapore Island Country Club on 5 May 2017 in support of volunteerism. The event drew strong support from corporates and individuals who contributed generously to the fundraising effort, helping to raise $302,000 for the YMCA-Lim Kim San Volunteers Programme.

Monday, 20 March 2017

YMCA Flag Day 2017


Unfazed by the sweltering heat, more than 640 YMCA staff, students and volunteers went on an island-wide street collection for the YMCA Flag Day 2017 on 18 March. Over $15,438 of dollar notes were collected, and 25 bags of coins were sent to the Singapore Mint for counting.