Community Impact

Driving social impact and improving lives within the community

FairPrice Foundation Community Impact

FairPrice Foundation works with over 150 beneficiary organisations every year to improve lives within the community. Its efforts are aimed at providing food security for the poor and needy in Singapore, deepening community bonds and improving worker welfare, especially when it comes to everything food.

 

FairPrice Foundation Community OutreachCommunity Outreach

FairPrice Foundation is dedicated to rallying the community in support of the poor and needy through its outreach programmes and initiatives.

FairPrice Foundation Community Outreach
Breaking Fast with Underprivileged Families during Ramadan
Activities
3 APR 2024

In commemoration of Ramadan, FairPrice Foundation, FairPrice Group, and NTUC jointly organised a Buka Puasa event in April 2024 for the beneficiaries of Yayasan MENDAKI, one of the Foundation’s longest standing partners in supporting the vulnerable. At the fast-breaking activity, guest of honour Ng Chee Meng, Secretary-General, NTUC, and representatives from FairPrice Group and the Foundation handed out care packs to attendees filled with festive goodies and $200 worth of Kopitiam and FairPrice vouchers.

FairPrice Foundation also announced a $40,000 donation to Yayasan MENDAKI that will go towards supporting the education and lifelong learning goals of vulnerable individuals and families in the Malay community. A second Buka Puasa event was also held at Selarang Halfway House in partnership with Singapore Prisons Service and Bapa Sepanjang Hayat, providing ex-offenders with the opportunity to reconnect with their families and gather in the spirit of communal bonding.

FairPrice Foundation Community Outreach
Bringing Festive Cheer to Ren Ci Residents
Activities
23 FEB 2024

FairPrice Foundation collaborated with FairPrice Group to launch a string of initiatives aimed at bringing festive cheer to underprivileged seniors during Chinese New Year 2024. The Foundation pledged $80,000 that went towards providing 4,000 seniors from 10 beneficiaries with daily essentials-filled festive care packs, distributed by FairPrice Group volunteers throughout the Chinese New Year period.

One of these distribution activities took place at Ren Ci @ Ang Mo Kio (Nursing Home) for the elderly. At the celebration, on top of receiving the care packs, Ren Ci nursing home members were treated to uplifting festive performances and activities, including a lion dance by the Silver Pride Lion Troupe - Singapore’s first senior lion dance group; a song recital by kindergarteners from MY First Skool, and a sing-along session with FPG representatives.

FairPrice Foundation Community Outreach
Collaborating with The Boys’ Brigade through Share-a-Gift
Activities
22 Nov 2023

For the 23rd year running, FairPrice Foundation and FairPrice Group showcased its commitment to supporting vulnerable groups in Singapore during the Christmas Season by partnering with The Boys’ Brigade for its annual Share-a-Gift project. The initiative - first launched in 1988 - aims to bring cheer and deliver hope to families in need during the end of year holiday season by delivering groceries and other festive gifts direct to their doorsteps.

In 2023, FairPrice Foundation committed $75,000 to The Boys’ Brigade that went towards purchasing daily essentials for the Share-a-Gift project’s beneficiaries, and FairPrice Group leveraged its size and scale as Singapore’s largest retailer to serve as the programme’s collection and distribution partner - FairPrice Group volunteers joined The Boys’ Brigade representatives in delivering the seasonal gift packs directly to the homes of beneficiaries.

FairPrice Foundation Community Outreach
Deepavali Donation to SINDA
Activities
20 OCT 2023

FairPrice Foundation and FairPrice Group demonstrated their commitment to the Indian community in Singapore with a series of activities to ring in the Deepavali season in 2023. Focused on serving vulnerable households and strengthening community bonds, the activities were kick-started with a $40,000 donation from the Foundation to the Singapore Indian Development Association (SINDA). These funds went towards uplifting Indian families in need through financial and educational support.

At the launch event for the donation announcement, five beneficiary families from SINDA participated in a shopping trip organised by FairPrice Group - they were accompanied by guest of honour Minister Indranee Rajah, and FairPrice Group senior leadership, who guided them through the FairPrice Xtra Jurong Point store to pick out daily essentials and groceries they needed for their festive celebrations.

 

FairPrice Foundation Community PartnersCommunity Partners

FairPrice Foundation is proud to collaborate with partners that share its mission of doing good for the community and giving back to those in need.

FairPrice Foundation Community Partners - Community Chest
Community Chest
FairPrice Foundation Community Partners - Food from the Heart
Food from the Heart
FairPrice Foundation Community Partners - NTUC Health
NTUC Health
FairPrice Foundation Community Partners - NTUC U Care Fund
NTUC U Care Fund
FairPrice Foundation Community Partners - Ren Ci Hospital
Ren Ci Hospital
FairPrice Foundation Community Partners - South East Community Development Council
South East Community Development Council
SPD
SPD