myHarapan Helps Drive Systemic Change in the Social Sector

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


Malaysia is in the “Doing Better” category for social investment.

Do you know what it takes to determine a country’s potential for philanthropy and private social investments? Recently, the Centre for Asian Philanthropy and Society (CAPS) conducted a Doing Good Index (DGI) workshop in Bangkok, Thailand from 18th - 19th January 2018. We were there to exchange our experiences and challenges during the data collection phase as … Continue reading Malaysia is in the “Doing Better” category for social investment.

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!

3 Key Learnings from Day 1

{Kenny Sim} I look forward to the day as it was my first time being in Paris with a strong purpose to learn, network and to get clarity for the social business that I am currently working on; Active 60. With a clear goal of that, I was heading to the venue that we have … Continue reading 3 Key Learnings from Day 1

Intrapreneurship: Change From Inside Out

As a youth-centric organisation championing social business, we at myHarapan understand that not all youths jump on the entrepreneurship route. For those who seek employment, we also know that young people are increasingly shying away from traditional workplaces, and are looking for meaning beyond profit making. Social intrapreneurship could be the answer to igniting the … Continue reading Intrapreneurship: Change From Inside Out

#MalaysiaREPRESENT at Social Business Day 2017

Held annually, the Social Business Day event is hosted by Nobel Laureate Professor Muhammad Yunus, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Themed ‘Can Wealth Concentration Be Stopped?’; the 7th Social Business Day will be held this 28-29 July, and it will once again celebrate social business and highlight new developments in the sector. Economies of the modern world … Continue reading #MalaysiaREPRESENT at Social Business Day 2017

You’ve been YAG-ed!

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!