How to Make The Most Out of Deepavali 2018

( Jane Lee of Active 60) Diwali will fall on the 6th of November this year, which is a Tuesday. Most of us are extending our weekend holiday so we can get extra days off from work. But, wait a minute.  Aside from celebrating, what else can we do during this Diwali.  Spend time with … Continue reading How to Make The Most Out of Deepavali 2018

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People Port and Joggo

(Michelle Lee) Today I see the people before me, people that have a heart filled with love for the community and the world as they shared about their "Whys" of the social businesses. The level of wanting to make a difference in the respective community that they choose to support are truly admirable. At People … Continue reading People Port and Joggo

Konichiwa from Japan!

{Michelle Lee} We were very excited to start our first day. We first met up with Nini, the CEO of myHarapan at the hotel lobby. She greeted us with open arms and we soon started chatting away as we made our way to our first destination. Navigating the train system in Japan is nothing less … Continue reading Konichiwa from Japan!

Reflections on ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit

Imagine a massive music festival. Now, swap the artists for speakers, the daytime entertainment for hustling social entrepreneurs. With close to 100 participants and speakers,  ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit (AYSBS) is a gathering of youth turning out in force to create social change, organised by myHarapan and the Ministry of Youth and … Continue reading Reflections on ASEAN + 3 Youth Social Business Summit

A sweet memory in India :)  

After more than 4 hours journey and delayed flight to India, it was still a valuable thing for me to join the 8th Social Business Day (SBD2018) in Bengaluru, India. The conference started with an energetic and inspiring talk themed “A World of Three Zeros: Zero Poverty, Zero Unemployment, Zero Net Carbon Emissions. It underscores … Continue reading A sweet memory in India 🙂  

No goodbyes, just see you again!

[Syarina] What can I say? The main event may be over but work starts from hereon. The second-day GSBS talks about food revolution and sports, it's importance and the creation of social inclusion. Be it food security in terms of the process in the value chain, quality and its sufficiency in the next 10 years … Continue reading No goodbyes, just see you again!