One of the projects that received funding was Run for Heroes 2020, a non-profit initiative that seeks to garner support for frontline workers and raise contributions for the Courage Fund.
Elvin Ting, managing director of events management company Orange Room and swim school The Swimming Room, was behind the programme. On the Active Enabler Programme, the 40-year-old told TNP: "The grant actually helped us defray a significant part of the cost for (Run for Heroes )...
"It doesn't only keep my staff employed, (but also) keeps them motivated, because if you don't have any projects, it doesn't make sense for any one." He added that he is also hoping to apply for the Enterprise Innovation and Capability Grant.
He said: "We're excited. It ties in with our whole mission of transformation because I do believe if we need to adhere to the new norm, technology needs to come into place. I strongly believe in the grant." [Read more...]