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Leaders Circle - Social Night

Description

<The session is exclusive for invited members and leaders, therefore your participation in the session is subjected to approval>

Join us for this year's first Leaders Circle to have a meaningful evening with fellow leaders. It will be an opportunity for you to meet and connect with fellow leaders, and hear untold stories!

The best part...you can post questions that you have for your friends! Therefore, drop your questions here http://tinyurl.com/leaderscircle2019 and invite them to come for SOCIAL NIGHT :)

 

Leaders Circle:

Leaders Circle is a platform for leaders to connect and learn from one another.

Date
27/03/2019 (Single-Day)
Duration
7pm - 9.30pm
Apply By
22/03/2019
Location
The Red Box, Dungeon
Type
Social Event
Point-of-Contact
Lyana Yusof
Contact Email
Yuslyana_YUSOF@nyc.gov.sg
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Teh Tarik Sessions @ The Red Box - YOLO (Your Organ Lives On)

Description

Event Cancelled

 

What entails organ donation? What kind of transplant programmes are available?

Join us for an exciting session by Ministry of Health's National Organ Transplant Unit to hear more about the myths of organ donation.

This session allows for participants to share their views and to hear the views of others on organ donation and transplantation. It will also offer participants insights on the organ donation legislation, processes and how they can get involved in the organ donation scene in Singapore.

 

Event Programme

7.00pm – Registration & Dinner

7.30pm – Introduction to YCS / Icebreakers

7.40pm – Interactive Activity 1 

8.00pm - Sharing on Organ Donation & Transplantation in Singapore

8.45pm - Interactive Activity 2

9.15  pm - Q&A session

9.20pm – Survey / Phototaking

9.30pm - End of session

*Dinner is provided

 

About our speakers

Mr Benjamin Ho

Mr Benjamin Ho has been a transplant coordinator for more than five years. He interacts with deceased donor organ families to honour organ donation wishes of patients who have passed away due to brain death. He also oversees the public awareness team at the National Organ Transplant Unit.

 

National Organ Transplant Unit

National Organ Transplant Unit was established to tailor organ procurement activities to meet the needs of the various transplant teams.

The responsibilities of the unit are to:

  • Develop and implement strategic plans to achieve the goals of the transplant programmes.

  • Manage the operational aspects of organ/tissue procurement.

  • Participate in public campaigns with other partner agencies to increase awareness on organ donation.

  • Develop training strategies for health care workers to increase awareness on organ donation and transplantation.

  • Audit and maintain data on donor referrals and outcomes of organs/tissues procured.

  • Administer the Organ Donor Registry

Date
29/03/2019 (Single-Day)
Duration
7.00pm to 9.30pm
Apply By
21/03/2019
Location
The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road, S(238165), Level 2, Learning Hub
Type
Teh Tarik
Point-of-Contact
Edmond kwek
Contact Email
Edmond_kwek@nyc.gov.sg
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Growthbeans Sharing Circle: Leadership

Description

This programme is a student leadership training gleaned from research on successful corporate leadership. All students are welcomed to join, regardless of whether you have taken up any leadership positions.

Teachers are welcomed to join to observe how the leadership training is conducted. As for Young Working Adults, you are welcomed to join us as these concept that are ultimately derived from corporate leadership models will be helpful to you too.

Date
02/04/2019 (Single-Day)
Duration
7pm to 9pm
Apply By
01/04/2019
Location
The Red Box
Type
Dialogue
Point-of-Contact
Ms Ong Shu Min
Contact Email
Ong_Shu_Min@NYC.gov.sg
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Why Bother With Plastics?

Description

Join us in our movement to reduce plastic disposables & pick up useful lifestyle hacks to give your used bottles and t-shirts a new lease of life! Conducted by Zero Waste SG, let's uncover the issues surrounding plastic disposables and recycling locally and abroad!

Hear more about the Bring-Your-Own movement and let's learn Make-Our-Own!

1. DIY Body Scrub

2. Self-watering Planter

3. T-shirt Tote Bag

Due to time constraint, please choose 2 out of the 3 activities, responses will be collated through follow-up email.

*There is a nominal fee of $5 for the workshop materials and resources, details of the payment will be emailed after you sign up for the event. Registration for the event will be confirmed after payment is made.

Limited slots available!

 

Date
05/04/2019 (Single-Day)
Duration
3
Apply By
24/03/2019
Location
The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road, Singapore 238165
Type
Information Session
Point-of-Contact
Yu Ping
Contact Email
HENG_Yu_Ping@nyc.gov.sg
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YEP Explores: Thailand

Description

Always feeling the urge to head to Thailand for their food and enjoy their festivals. Fret not, as we are bringing Thailand closer to you than ever before!

 

Youth Expedition Project (YEP) is a Service Learning programme by Youth Corps Singapore for youths, involving communities in Asia with a focus on the ASEAN region, China and India.

 

Come and Explore this captivating country with YEP! Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Thailand and learn about the community service efforts there.

  • Hear first-hand experience from experienced NGOs and individuals on their works in Thailand. Meet Caleb, who was inspired by his YEP to Thailand and went on to set up his own chicken farm for the community.

  • Experience the celebration of Songkran, the traditional Thai New Year, informally known as the water festival.

  • Indulge yourselves with an array of delicious authentic Thai cuisine.

 

 

Date
13/04/2019 (Single-Day)
Duration
1.00PM - 4.00PM (lunch is provided)
Apply By
07/04/2019
Location
The Red Box (113 Somerset Road)
Type
Social Event
Point-of-Contact
Nicholas Lee
Contact Email
nicholas_lee@nyc.gov.sg
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Youth Corps Singapore Welcome Tea (April 2019)

Description

Calling all new Youth Corps Members!

Come learn more about what Youth Corps Singapore is about, what Youth Corps is doing in the community, and also find out more about the social service sector. Look forward to a night of activities and meet new like-minded friends! Mingle with other members, aspirants and leaders over dinner as you find out more about the upcoming volunteering opportunities available at Youth Corps Singapore. 

Date
26/04/2019 (Single-Day)
Duration
6.45pm to 9.30pm
Apply By
21/04/2019
Location
The Red Box, 113 Somerset Road Singapore (238165)
Type
Welcome Tea
Point-of-Contact
Rachel Kwan
Contact Email
rachel_kwan@Nyc.gov.sg