Tag: donation

Grab CEO Anthony Tan raises record sum of S$197,000 for Children’s Cancer Foundation, even shaves head in support

Singapore – Grab's CEO Anthony Tan shaved his head full of hair and raised S$197,010 in donations for cancer-stricken children. Hair for Hope is a signature outreach event by the Children's Cancer Foundation (CCF) and it the only head-shaving initiative in Singapore. It aims to...

Man donates S$100k to NTU to help underprivileged students finish school

SINGAPORE—Everyone wants to make a difference in the world, but oftentimes they postpone their philanthropic plans until they are successful or rich enough to do so. A 37-year-old insurance agent decided that it was time for him to give back to society. Randy Ang recently...

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon star Chow Yun Fat vows to donate his fortune totalling S$981 million

Legendary actor from Hong Kong’s golden era in cinema, Chow Yun Fat, with a net worth of S$981 million, has promised to donate his whole fortune to charity when he passes away. He is known to live a very simple and frugal life despite...

Five donors step up to say why they donated to Roy Ngerng

Blogger Roy Ngerng’s crowdfunding efforts to help pay for his legal battle with the PM got many ordinary Singaporeans contributing to the cause. And the amount collected came to more than $81,000 in four days- $10,000 more than what he had asked for. The highest amount...