Memory Makers: 10 Stories

Memory Makers: 10 Stories

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

These people have taken a journey through the long and winding road. And they are here to share their stories as Memory Makers. Every Monday morning: 10 stories, 10 memories. ‪#‎sgmemory‬

Join the Movement: #TakeAgainSG

Join the Movement: #TakeAgainSG

Posted by on Oct 6, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

#TakeAgainSG is a fun and nostalgic social photography project that wants you to recreate those old photos hidden in your drawer. As we grow older, our surroundings change, but our memories don’t. We hope this project will help bring back fond memories of the times we spent with our family and friends, the childhood games […]

GGOG Exhibition – Life Stories

GGOG Exhibition – Life Stories

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

Singapore Memory Project Honours Generation of Older Singaporeans with New Exhibition 56 year-old Teo Khai Seng had a difficult childhood growing up, earning a meagre monthly salary of $40 as a child labourer in a plastics factory with only a day’s leave every month. Mr Teo took on two jobs as a butcher and an […]

Club 21: Style in a Nation

Club 21: Style in a Nation

Posted by on Jul 9, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

By bringing the world’s designer labels to Singapore, fashion retailer Club 21 has been styling our little red dot for almost five decades. They are honoured to have dressed generations of Singaporeans, each with their own personal sense of style. To celebrate SG50, Club 21 has initiated a photographic archive of Singaporean style with the […]

KopiTimes: 30 Flavourful Stories

KopiTimes: 30 Flavourful Stories

Posted by on Jun 30, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

30 cups of kopi, 30 flavourful stories. We ask our pioneers: What was a memorable time of your life? Look out for them in the upcoming KopiTimes series. They could be friends, relatives or strangers you see sitting in the kopitiam. Support leh! Special thanks to all the pioneers for making this video possible. #‎GreatestGift #sgmemory

The Greatest Gift of a Generation: Trailer

The Greatest Gift of a Generation: Trailer

Posted by on Apr 2, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

Our pioneer generation has always given much of themselves to us! Their fighting spirit was all they had: 12 pioneers remember what it took to be unwavering in the lives of family, friends and community. Watch our friends recount their memories as they honour the pioneers who have given them the greatest gift possible – […]

She’s Game!: SMP Memory Maker Series

She’s Game!: SMP Memory Maker Series

Posted by on Mar 28, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

Join us on an interactive talk highlighting the female athletes in the Singapore Women’s Hall of Fame who’ve crossed boundaries to win a place in our records and hearts such as Yip Pin Xiu, a Paralympian and Singapore’s first Olympic-medal gold winner (pictured). The session will feature Dr Teoh Chin Sim, Director and Senior Consultant […]

ARTspiration: Inspiring Women through Arts

ARTspiration: Inspiring Women through Arts

Posted by on Jan 26, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

Who were our pioneering foremothers who paved new frontiers for women in Singapore? How did women, in the field of arts, challenge social norms to make their mark in Singapore’s history? Join us for this interactive talk and fun-filled art session suited for the whole family presented by the Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations (SCWO).

A Grandmother’s Love with Rena Lee

A Grandmother’s Love with Rena Lee

Posted by on Jan 13, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

Facing parents who disapproved, Mdm. Teow Keow Lan eloped to Singapore with her husband-to-be. Years later, tragedy struck. He passed away when she was just 29, leaving her to fend for six children. Watch as Mdm Teow recount those difficult years to granddaughter Rena Lee, and also her sagely advice for Rena’s recent marriage. Is […]

Celebrating Tradition with Parimala

Celebrating Tradition with Parimala

Posted by on Jan 5, 2015 in Campaigns | No Comments

Every festive season, Parimala would throw open her doors, welcoming visitors with some tasty home cooked meals. During each visit, her young nephew Ram would pick up many delightful tidbits about Indian traditions. Now, listen in as she imparts to him various Indian cultural practices, as well as values important to today’s youth. Is there […]