Inspiring news and stories about our Missions and volunteers
An exhibition is being held at the Tzu Chi Da Ai Gallery throughout September to celebrate Tzu Chi Singapore’s 25th anniversary. Members of the public are invited to visit the Gallery to witness the achievements and core spirit of the VWO in Singapore.
The Tzu Chi Foundation (Singapore) held its first ever TIMA Dental Conference themed, “Tempering Hardware with Heartware” on 26 August 2018. The conference combined the sharing of medical expertise with humanistic values, reminding all attendees that huma
A dental assistant plays an important role in helping the dentist. Thus, a workshop that aimed to enhance the skill set of dental assistants was specially held at Tzu Chi’s TIMA Dental Conference themed "Tempering Hardware with Heartware".
Lombok in Indonesia has been struck by multiple strong earthquakes since the end of July, and the residents on the island have been living in constant fear amid the continuous tremors. Tzu Chi Indonesia held its second wave of relief distribution and free
Tzu Chi Philippines launched a cash-for-work relief programme where it mobilised its volunteers to work with local residents to clean up the city of Marikina in the aftermath of a severe flood.
Volunteers from Tzu Chi Indonesia sprang into action to provide aid to those affected by the recent devastating earthquakes that struck Lombok, a famous tourist destination in the southeastern Indonesian Archipelago.
“Through dedicating ourselves to serving others, we witness the value and dignity of life.” This is a teaching (from Dharma Master Cheng Yen) that I always bear in mind when I do home care visits.
“It’s been around 20 years since I last saw my only child; he should be more than 20 years old by now…” said a Tzu Chi dialysis beneficiary. Volunteers lent him a listening ear as he grieved over his unhappy past…
The words that we speak express our inner voice, and they are also a reflection of our inner thoughts and emotions. We must be mindful of our speech, so that this becomes a habit and our character trait. If we can do this at all times, we will be able...
Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation (Singapore) is proposing a merger of the Local Relief Fund and General Fund, which will take effect from 1st January 2019, once all, if not the majority of, the donors’ consents are obtained. The new fund will be known as Charity Development Fund, which shall encompass the purposes of both the Local Relief Fund and General Fund. You may find more information at https://fundmerger.tzuchi.org.sg/.
Please be noted that consent is deemed to be obtained if we do not hear from our donors by 31 December 2018. And donations from 1st September 2018 onwards are deemed to be made with the donors' awareness about the funds merger and their consent to it.
Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation (Singapore) and Buddhist Tzu Chi Merit Organization (Singapore) Ltd. are not organising any street fundraising events (e.g. Flag Day). If you encounter such activities in the public, please be vigilant and call our hotline (65) 65829958 for verification.
The recent fundraising activity, ‘Save For A Good Cause’ campaign, is to encourage the public to give rise to kindness and save a little each day in a Tzu Chi bamboo coin bank, to help those in need. Please note that information on all our fundraising activities will be published on our official English and Chinese websites, and all our volunteers soliciting donations will be in full uniform, with a valid fundraising permit issued by relevant government authorities.