Stories of Good


04 Dec 2017

Leading patron of art UOB steadfast in support of social development

UOB is a longstanding Patron of the Arts. One of its earliest initiatives was the UOB Painting of the Year (POY) Competition which started in 1982 and is Singapore's longest-runnin...

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20 Nov 2017

CapitaLand matches its charity work with the kind of work it does best

CapitaLand strongly believes that companies should advocate for worthy causes that resonate with what they do at work, leveraging the expertise of their employees to help the commu...

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08 Nov 2017

Companies in the business of doing good

The Champions of Good is a national recognition framework under the Company of Good that was launched by NVPC in partnership with the Singapore Business Federation Foundation in Ju...

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09 Oct 2017

For Dentsu, it's all about bringing children joy

Dentsu's annual One Day for Change (ODFC) reinforces their belief that all businesses have a responsibility to the community. This year, Dentsu engages their brands and agencies on...

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11 Sep 2017

Dishing out healthy food for a cause

SME Greendot has never seen size as a deterrent to giving back to the community. The company closes its chain of vegetarian eateries twice yearly so its workforce can be involved i...

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31 Jul 2017

Inspiring young people to inspire others

Wand Inspiration Network is an organisation that specialises in leadership, team and personal development programmes for corporates and schools. It also offers workshop and mentors...

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22 May 2017

Giving to the community through the arts

Mapletree and Temasek Holdings actively partner the National Arts Council to support performance arts. This includes lining up arts groups to provide lunchtime performances for the...

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27 Mar 2017

Giving back to society through skills development and education

Keppel Corporation is a diversified conglomerate with an active giving programme.  Each year it commits up to one per cent of the group's annual net profits to worthy social c...

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06 Mar 2017

P&G: Integrating giving into business functions

When P&G realised that many non-governmental organisations faced challenges like any brand or business would, the company established the P&G Pro Bono School, to share its ...

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27 Feb 2017

EDIS manages CSR like a business

Some firms view corporate giving as an extracurricular activity. Exceptions like Economic Development Innovations Singapore views corporate giving as a collaborative, sustained and...

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06 Feb 2017

Visa empowers employees to make a difference

Visa so strongly believes in empowering its employees to do good that since 2008, it has given out over $11 million to nearly 3,000 charities worldwide through matching of staff co...

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16 Jan 2017

FHF provides healthcare support to the needy

Launched in 2016, Fullerton Health Foundation’s mission is to provide the underprivileged with access to comprehensive health services as well as a better quality of educatio...

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10 Jan 2017

Affording a dignified exit for all

Ang Chin Moh Funeral Directors, which was set up in 1912, also engages in charity work by providing those who are alone at the end of their lives a dignified funeral....

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21 Nov 2016

Cognizant reaches out to make a better future

IT services firm Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp believes in giving back to the communities where it operates.  In 2007, some 13 years after it was founded, Cognizant deci...

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25 Jul 2016

Building a culture of volunteering one tweet at a time

For social media platform Twitter, its philanthropic initiatives are focused on five areas: Internet safety and education; women in tech; digital rights and responsibilities; unive...

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18 Jul 2016

Fuji Xerox Singapore gives youth a helping hand

Fuji Xerox believes that community involvement creates greater employee engagement and enablement. The company’s corporate giving programme supports various local charities, ...

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20 Jun 2016

UBS seeds communities to grow

UBS supports youth and social enterprises in Singapore by providing targeted financial support and employee volunteering to partners who seek to empower these communities, generall...

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13 Jun 2016

StarHub: In the business of answering society's call for help

Starhub believes in empowering individuals to go far. One such initiative is to provide enrichment classes to children from low-income families. This has worked to supplement their...

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13 Jun 2016

Do good when doing well

34 business leaders share their insights into how their organisations successfully integrate corporate giving as part of their business strategy....

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