Thursday, 31 August 2017

YMCA thanks President Tony Tan for his service to the nation


YMCA of Singapore would like to express our deepest gratitude to President Tony Tan for his many years of distinguished service to the nation in the Cabinet and the Presidency. We are also thankful for his keen interest and support of YMCA programmes since 2011 as the President of the Republic of Singapore and Patron-in-Chief of the YMCA of Singapore.

Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Taking a trip down memory lane


On Saturday 22 July, volunteers from 10 corporations, organisations and schools met with over 160 beneficiaries from 10 Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs) to enjoy a concert and carnival at the Asian Civilisations Museum. Organised by YMCA of Singapore, YMCA Proms @ the Park 2017 attracted about 600 people to the event, including members of public. Deputy Prime Minister & Coordinating Minister for National Security, Mr Teo Chee Hean, was the guest of honour at the event.

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.