Inspiring Figures

Life without Bernard

Life without Bernard

7 March 2017 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Bessie Yap shares about her husband whom she lost in 2013 to cancer, and her life after.

 
Banking on relationships

Banking on relationships

17 January 2017 / Inspiring Figures / 2 comments

This senior is rich in his bank, not the money bank but the relationship bank. Building positive relationships is what he is passionate about and hopes he can convince others too.

 
Living with disability

Living with disability

22 November 2016 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Being disabled does not mean that one can’t do things, it just means changing the way one does things, as a couple of 35 years shared.

 
A family affair

A family affair

30 August 2016 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

The grandfather of eight was the oldest participant and he recently joined his family in the SAFRA Singapore Bay Run & Army Half Marathon 2016.

 
Paddle on!

Paddle on!

4 August 2016 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Francis Ng has been bitten by the dragon boating bug and not only teaches various teams, but also is a coxswain and a rower.

 
Giving back

Giving back

22 June 2016 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

Growing up poor motivates this 65-year-old to give back.

 
Cultivating a DIY culture

Cultivating a DIY culture

24 May 2016 / Inspiring Figures / 8 comments

One man is on a mission. Though he hasn’t been successful yet, he is hoping to change the throwaway culture that exists and encourage people to repair, reuse and recycle.

 
A labour of love

A labour of love

Acting started out as a hobby, and it later turned into a career for veteran Malaysian actress Sukania Venugopal.

 
The heritage prop collector (& other items)

The heritage prop collector (& other items)

5 January 2016 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

A photographer shares his love of all things old, antiques and seed-carvings.

 
Giving in the golden years

Giving in the golden years

15 October 2015 / Inspiring Figures / No comments

RSVP’s Ngiam Tong Yuen takes home the first volunteerism award for seniors during the annual President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards.