Inspiring Figures

Never too late to run

Vincent Chua has found love in running and continues doing it at age 70.

Longest serving staff at SATA CommHealth

Tham Hong Soon has been with the organisation for 64 years, starting the job at the age of 16!

Wanted: Models with silver hair and the lines of age

This unique talent management agency aims to dispel misperceptions about ageing by offering ordinary folks over 50 a chance to be in front of the camera.

Simple repair work

Daniel Ow has turned his skills into helping seniors in need.

In step as one family

Father-and-son duo run shop to educate and bring affordable orthopaedic footwear to the community.

The environmentalist

Grant Pereira was named the winner of the People of Good (senior) award at this year’s President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards.

Pursuing a childhood dream

Chang Swee Wah put his dream on hold but after retirement, it was time to revisit it.

A different collector

Richard Wee is fascinated by handbags and pouches, and is sharing his collection in a book.

Giving back

This year’s RSVP Volunteer of the Year shares his volunteering journey.

Turning bottle caps into unique pieces of art

Goh Pi Kuan has taken upcycling to a new level, keeping himself active and creating a hobby business.

“Magic man”

Yeo Pee Pin is not letting brain injury, heart attack, cardiac surgeries, pneumonia, seizures, intubations and several cardiopulmonary resuscitations get in his way.

Bee crazy

A MOE teacher for 37 years trades classroom teaching to teaching visitors about bees.

History lessons

Jean Wang has been a tour guide for more than 40 years and loves sharing to tourists about Singapore’s history and stories.

A ray of sunshine

Belinda Sunshine Yeo is spreading her bubbly personality and sharing her trademark scarf around her neck to Singapore!

Novelist, singer wins Cultural Medallion award

Recognising their contributions to the local arts scene, Chia Joo Ming and Rahimah Rahim were conferred with the award.