Tag: Charity Run

Make 2018 the Year You Run For Light to Show the World You Care!

Make 2018 the Year You Run For Light to Show the World You Care!

What’s not to love about a night run in Singapore? The sun’s down. The moon’s out. The skyline beckons, inviting you to become one with the darkness. But for people…

Do Good at These Upcoming Charity Runs in Singapore in 2017

Want to Do Good? Then Join These Upcoming Singapore Charity Runs

You love running. You want to do good for the less-fortunate people but are too occupied with work, family and running commitments. Here’s a solution: join charity runs. Not only…

Arts from The Heart Charity Fun Run and Carnival: For Fun-Seekers Only!

Arts from The Heart Charity Fun Run and Carnival: For Fun-Seekers Only!

If your coach or running partner asks you to push yourself harder and apply your talents more aggressively to either your conditioning routine or your next marathon finish, they might…

How You as a Runner Can Help to Grant the Wishes of Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

How You as a Runner Can Help to Grant the Wishes of Children with Life-Threatening Illnesses

Close your eyes and make a wish. What’s the first thing that pops into your head? That hot new pair of Reebok running shoes? The compression duds you’ve been lusting…

NUS Bizad Charity Run 2017 Raises Over $140,000

NUS Bizad Charity Run 2017 Raises Over $140,000

Organised by the NUS Business School Alumni Association (NUSBSA) and NUS Bizad Club, the annual NUS Bizad Charity Run 2017 attracted more than 1,400 participants and raised more than S$140,000…

How Important Are Charity Runs and Walks to Singapore?

How Important Are Charity Runs and Walks to Singapore?

If you think that your job is overwhelming, browse websites maintained by the Singapore government and your head might spin. The Ministry of Social and Family Development compiles endless statistical…

How to Run For A Reason in Singapore to Show the World You Care

How to Run For A Reason in Singapore to Show the World You Care

No disrespect when we say that your mum didn’t go far enough when she told you that “charity begins at home,” because Singapore runners know that high-profile events held to raise money and awareness for good causes also begin at marathon start lines.

Run in the Dark for a Bright Future for Paralysis Patients

Run in the Dark for a Bright Future for Paralysis Patients

Mark Pollock. Does the name ring a bell? Well, he is certainly gaining more attention after the recent publication of the Iron ‘ElectriRix’ Man research by UCLA scientists. Pollock is none other than the first person in the world with chronic complete paralysis to regain enough voluntary control to actively take steps in a robotic exoskeleton.

Pink Wig-A-Thon: Heading Cancer Survivors Towards A Better Life

Pink Wig-A-Thon: Heading Cancer Survivors Towards A Better Life

Celebrate being in the pink of health in this first of its kind event in Malaysia! To up the ante, everyone has to wear a pink wig, hat, toupee or cap!

STEPS in the Park: Taking a Step Up Against Slavery

STEPS in the Park 2015: Taking a Step Up Against Slavery

When we head out for a run, or venture out in search of work and better prospects, we all can agree on one thing: we expect to come home. That’s not the case for an estimated 27,000,000 people around the world living in slavery today.

Run & Raisin' 2015: Touching Children's Lives for a Brighter Hope & Future

Run & Raisin’ 2015: Touching Children’s Lives for a Brighter Hope & Future

Meet Fateha. She’s an 11-year-old living in a small 3-room apartment with her parents, grandparents, two younger sisters and an older cousin. Fateha joined TOUCH Young Arrows (TYA) in 2013 as a shy and reserved Primary 3 girl. But over time, she opened up after attending TYA’s activities and, with the unconditional love and support from volunteers, gradually gained confidence to interact with other children.

2015 Sedan Chair Race: Team Up and Bear the Weight of Those in Need

2015 Sedan Chair Race: Team Up and Bear the Weight of Those in Need

Experience a glimpse of the old Hong Kong heritage while sharing joyful memories and supporting a great cause together! Organised by the Sedan Chair Charities Fund (SCCF), the Sedan Chair Race & Bazaar is held in Hong Kong at The Matilda International Hospital of the Peak every last Sunday of October.