Metta Charity Run 2012

The Metta Charity Run is an annual community event organised by the Metta Welfare Association to raise funds for the development and enrichment of its disability, medical, special education and early intervention programmes in aid of some 1,000 beneficiaries from various races and religions.

Symbolising the significance of journeying with the less fortunate, the Metta Charity Run aims to get the hearts and feet of the community moving in favour of a good cause and a healthy lifestyle.

Date: 2 June 2012, Saturday
Start & End Point: Big Splash at East Coast Park
Time: Participants to assemble by 7am
Flag-off time:
7.30am for 10km run
7.45am for 5km run
8.00am for Parent & Child 800m Race

Volunteer for Co-opaliciouz 2012

Hey Volunteers!

Join us for our first Mass Volunteer Event for the year!

Partnering Industrial & Services Co-operative Society Ltd and Singapore National Co-operative Federation, we will be requiring a total of nearly 300 volunteers!


This event is in celebration of the International Year of the Co-operatives and

volunteers are required to be part of this year’s event as ambassadors, supporting various segments. There will be TWO Singapore Book of Records Breaking attempts. Play a crucial role in executing this achievement with over 15,000 people!


There are 3 different activities for this event that you may sign up for:


  1. Pre-activity event, Goodie bag Packing

2nd June Saturday, 10am – 5pm @ ITE College East

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  1. Actual event, Co-opaliciouz Ambassadors

Singapore Book of Records

Mass Chorus Reading

Mass Original Song & Dance Movement

9th June Saturday, 3pm – 9pm @ Marina Barrage

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  1. Actual event, Event Crew

9th June Saturday, 2.30pm – 8pm @ Indoor Stadium

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Hope to see all of you there! Do invite your friends to sign up as well!

Volunteerism Conference 2012

NVPC & SG Cares are organising a 3-day Volunteerism Conference 22 to 24 May 2012 at YMCA. The conference will explore and address issues, share ideas about engaging, raising and promoting the spirit of volunteerism with international guest speaker and volunteerism veteran, Susan J. Ellis.

You can also read about it from the Conference website:

Be part of this Conference, and spread the word to whom you think will be interested and can benefit from this Conference, where volunteerism takes centre-stage!

Do invite your friends to join us for either of the 2 complimentary Volunteer Power! sessions planned for you!


Volunteer Power!
22 May 2012 & 23 May 2012
Register here for the session on 22nd May, 7pm to 9pm
Register here for the session on 23rd May, 7pm to 9pm

(Similar content covered on both days to cater to the varying schedules of volunteers)

Target Audience: For anyone and everyone keen to explore volunteerism

Make this year your challenge to be a leader of social change. This session sees like-minded people exchanging thoughts and in-depth views on being a proactive volunteer. Attend this session to realise the power in you!


IMAGINE: A World of Volunteers + Community Networking Session
24 May 2012

(You will be prompted to sign-up for this segment in the registration for the “Volunteer Power!”)

Target Audience: For all participants of the 3-day conference

A closing segment of the conference, participants are encouraged to join us in this networking session and explore areas of collaboration and further discussion of the conference learning points. What better way to take away from the conference than meeting potential partners from the various sectors?


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