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President's Challenge & Community Chest

  • The President’s Challenge is an annual series of community-driven fundraising and volunteering activities.
  • The Community Chest is the fund-raising and engagement arm of the National Council of Social Service (NCSS) that also engages the community on philanthropy and volunteerism matters. It provides funding support to about 80 Voluntary Welfare Organisations (VWOs), allowing them to focus on providing services for the disadvantaged. In 2017, $49.5m was disbursed to 138 organisations running 252 programmes.​
Last Reviewed On Tue, Dec 20, 2016