As media partner of the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre's (NVPC) Company of Good programme, The Business Times is featuring examples of impactful corporate giving in Singapore. Each Monday over the next few months, BT will feature some founding members of the Company of Good initiative, which aims to make goodness the business of every organisation. The series will showcase how firms – large or small, homegrown or multinational – have taken steps to serve underprivileged communities.

COMPANY OF GOOD

FOR many youths such as 18-year-old Abigail Chloe Chew, preparing for the working world is more often than not one of their top priorities - and building up a credible CV and professional profile...

COMPANY OF GOOD

DALEY, from the Deaf and Hard of Hearing Federation (Singapore), manages to earn his keep through the Inclusive Employment Initiative, a corporate responsibility programme run by KPMG Cares in...

COMPANY OF GOOD

INSIGHTS on corporate giving take centre stage in a programme developed by the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC).

COMPANY OF GOOD

THE National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) on June 22 was awarded a grant by Tableau Software to drive social impact with data. Valued at over US$81,000, the grant consists of Tableau...

COMPANY OF GOOD

"THERE are about 3-5 per cent of Singaporeans who have special needs", said Association for Persons with Special Needs (APSN) president Victor Tay, adding that they are at risk of falling...

COMPANY OF GOOD

FOR staff and tenants at Mapletree Business City, food is not the only thing to look forward to at lunchtime. They also get to enjoy arts performances across a myriad of genres.

COMPANY OF GOOD

JANA had been suffering from depression for about six years when she found a temporary job as an administrative assistant at Jardine Engineering (Singapore) - created as part of the group's...

COMPANY OF GOOD

SHIELDING the underserved and underprivileged in society is a tall order for any institution, but this has been - and continues to be - the mission of Singapore insurance cooperative NTUC Income.

COMPANY OF GOOD

OIL and gas giant Shell is easily one of the most recognisable brands in the world. For many years, Shell employees worldwide have been supporting various causes which include the empowerment of...

COMPANY OF GOOD

AS companies today find themselves caught between the dilemma of limited resources and the compelling desire to create social impact, it is increasingly apparent that the key lies in collective...