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

A GOOD part of Shirley Tay's day sees her cooking up a storm in the kitchen of The Peranakan in Orchard Road. ...

COMPANY OF GOOD

A VEGETARIAN eatery that targets non-vegetarians. Sounds like a paradox but that was exactly what founders Fu Yong Hong and Justin Chou had in mind when they started Greendot in 2011.

COMPANY OF GOOD

SHARON Wong knows what it's like to start a business, and so is passionate about giving back to budding local entrepreneurs - especially parents...

COMPANY OF GOOD

IT'S often said that there's nothing more satisfying than seeing a happy, smiling child. It is this ethos that led to local design retailer Naiise placing an emphasis on supporting children...

COMPANY OF GOOD

AN ESTIMATED 8,000 children are born into poverty in Singapore each year, according to research done by Literacy Initiative for Equity (LIFE), which strives to provide opportunities for...

COMPANY OF GOOD

IMAGINE getting retrenched, divorced - with three kids in tow - all within the same year.

COMPANY OF GOOD

A GROUP of seniors at the Kreta Ayer Senior Activity Centre can look forward to visits by friends of the four-legged kind every Chinese New Year.

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).