EMPOWER : Singapore
Little things make a big difference.
Food Waste Project
Food Waste Project @ Singapore University of Social Sciences
Started by: Dione Goh Wen Hui, Tan Wan Zhen
Impact: With the aim to reduce the amount of food waste in Singapore, this project focuses on collecting and distributing vegetables that are not in their best condition, yet are still edible and nutritious. It also mentors youths on facilitation skills via engagement in systems thinking.
Started by: Leonard Teo
Impact: Straits Agriculture is an urban farm that focuses on developing a nutrious and safe source of healthy produce. Through its complex farming methods such as vertical planting method and mixing of nutrient solutions, Straits Agriculture explores the innovative ways to grow a sustainable farm in Singapore.
Started by: Jacey Ong
Impact: WeHiro is a social enterprise that facilitates workshops and camps to educate social issues to youths. Through its four values in Awareness, Empathy, Ownership, and Action, WeHiro seeks collective effort of the community to create greater social impact.
Started by: Daniel Lee
Impact: As a sports academy, Equipo seeks to equip youths with a growth mindset through sports. It focuses on instilling discipline and determination to accomplish goals in life.