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 🙂
Depression, ex-convicts, permaculture, coding, learning disability, squirrels the cute but such little pests... Those were some of the issues discussed at the annual myHarapan Social Project Challenge 2018 bootcamp held last 2-week ago at our rebel alliance partner venue, DHL IT Services in Cyberjaya. A rebel for the past 4 years with us, it was nice … Continue reading Our Young Padawans made us proud once again!
MaGIC launched Malaysia’s Social Inclusion & Vibrant Entrepreneurship (MasSIVE) movement to cultivate vibrant IDEs that drive inclusive economic growth. It has been a great start for us in 2018. From the PUSH (Pemangkin Usahawan Sosial Hebat) program with outreach activities stretching all myHarapan resources (gladly doing so) connecting and engaging the youth and beneficiaries to … Continue reading myHarapan Helps Drive Systemic Change in the Social Sector
The first quarterly demo day of 2017 was recently held in April, organised by Social Enterprise Ventures, the funding arm of myHarapan. For the entire first quarter of 2017, we received a total of 30 applications for the myHarapan-Toyota Youth Action Grants, and from that pool, nine social businesses/enterprises were invited to pitch their businesses … Continue reading You’ve been YAG-ed!