Singaporeans Chasing Dreams in Eastern Europe

MP Kwek Hian Chuan Henry shared thoughts on his state visit to Poland and the Czech Republic. The state visit, with President Tony Tan, Minister S Iswaran, Minister Josephine Teo and fellow MP Sun Xueling, was from May 21st to 27th 2017. It was the first state visit by a Singapore Head of State to Poland. The trip furthered collaboration in business and education between Singapore and both countries, with six Memoranda of Understanding signed. President Tony Tan also jointly opened the Poland-Singapore Business Forum,....

Coffeeshop Owner Touched by Volunteers

Just one morning of volunteering made a permanent difference in Kebun Baru. On the 13th of May 2017, volunteers from Kebun Baru and CHIJ St Nicholas Girls’ School participated in a litter-picking exercise with MP Kwek Hian Chuan Henry. One of the toughest places to clean was in front of one of the coffeeshops, where there was a shallow trench, filled with beer bottle-caps and cigarette butts. MP Kwek posted on his Facebook: “To our surprise,....

NSS volunteers bond at the Botanic Gardens

On the 1st of April, members of the Nee Soon South PAP branch enjoyed a day of fun and learning at the Botanic Gardens with MP Er Dr Lee Bee Wah. The day started with a rather lively bus ride where Dr Lee interacted with members by not only conversing with them but also singing oldies with them. Members caught up with one another and discussed topics from Nee Soon issues to national issues. Participants enjoyed the historic paths that have made the Gardens a UNESCO World Heritage site.....

Health checks for 100 participants

Volunteers of PAP Chong Pang Branch at Blk 107, Yishun Ring Road were busy the early morning of 30 Apr 2017, as they began setting up health-check stations. Joined by staff of Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (KTPH) and Thye Hua Kwan Moral Charities (THKMC), it was a joint intiative to offer Chong Pang residents a fully-subsidised health screening. The event – Project Health – by PAP Chong Pang Branch, saw over 100 participants undergo basic health checks,....