The Good Efforts, The Good Life

Does Singapore truly have Racial Harmony?

We, the citizens of Singapore, pledge ourselves as one united people, regardless of race, language or religion From a young age, we’re taught about a utopian-like racial harmony in Singapore. Beyond the pledge we recite, we annually celebrate Racial Harmony Day where diverse ethnic and cultural costumes are proudly displayed. But have we truly achieved that level […]

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Love For A Dollar (LoveFAD)

Written by Jeeheng Yew From Left: Berny, Kwok Kiang, Zoe, Jin Yan, Jared and Koon Han Birthed by a group of students back in 2007 as part of their Service-Learning project in college, LoveFAD, in collaboration with The Salvation Army, is running its 10th edition this year. LoveFAD is a youth-led volunteerism project that provides […]

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Thankful Thursdays: What I Learnt From Having My Entire School in Hong Kong Take Part in a Thankful Initiative

WRITTEN BY WEILYN CHONG Thankful ˈθaŋkfʊl,ˈθaŋkf(ə)l/ Adjective: expressing gratitude and relief, usually related to thanksgiving. This is the dictionary’s definition of thankfulness. When most people think of being thankful, they automatically associate it with the holiday, Thanksgiving. Even the dictionaries definition of thankfulness correlates back to just one single time of the year. The one […]

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