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Author Archives: The Shiok Collective

#GivingWeekSG 2016

#GivingWeekSG 2016

Its that time of the year again where we all celebrate #GivingWeekSG and champion Singapore as a #CityofGood. That is not to say that we only bring out the spirit of giving this one week of the year, but really…

Hair for Hope with Lai Sock Hui

A Hair for Hope inspiration story

Hair for Hope is Children’s Cancer Foundation’s annual fundraising event, with Hair for Hope 2016 currently in its 14th year. The signature event is widely supported and known to be the only head-shaving event in Singapore that serves to raise funds…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nySBuqgjCI

#SamaSama – Redefining our Migrant Workers

Singaporeans will know what sama sama means. Even if you don’t speak Malay, it is a commonly used Singlish term. Sama sama basically translates to same same, to mean similar. In Singapore, not everyone is same same, or at least there are…

Giving.sg The City of Good

GIVING.SG RAISED OVER $60 MILLION SINCE INCEPTION

Singaporeans have once again showcased their charitable spirit with generous giving of time and donations last year. This is evident from the significant spike in monetary donations received through both Giving.sg and the former SG Gives, which are both managed…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDrF2JbLPBg

Tis’ the Season for #GivingWeek!

In Singapore, we have events dedicated to the arts, fashion, food and shopping. Now, we have #GivingWeek – a national movement dedicated to harnessing the collective power of a unique blend of partners – businesses, non-profits, families and individuals –…

Dont play play - SGMOJI

SG50: SGMOJI

Resourcefulness, creativity, innovation, a never-say-die attitude – these are the ingredients to Singapore’s success in transforming from a fishing village to a financial powerhouse in just 50 years. At the heart of championing this spirit; is its people. In celebration…

Good Story Pitch

Let’s hear your story for a better world, our better world.

The Good Story Pitch Why would you need your story told? Because Our Better World, which is the digital storytelling initiative of the Singapore International Foundation, can professionally produce a video of your story and distribute it worldwide to encourage…

PurposeSG: FITforaPurpose

FIT for a Purpose

#PurposeSG Volume 5 is finally here…we are proud to present FITforaPurpose: Get FIT, Feel SHIOK! In celebration of the successful completion of SEA Games 2015 on home soil, where Singapore achieved a record 84 gold medals and the highest medal tally in…

Agnes Chandra is going botak for charity!

Going BOTAK for a Good Cause

Hair is our crowning glory and some of us might cringe at the idea of a bad hair day, or (gasp!), parting with it. However, Agnes Chandra, considered it a natural choices to shave off her hair, to raise funds…