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Tzu Chi and Renowned Artist Collaborate to Spread Awareness about the Pandemic

Tzu Chi and Renowned Artist Collaborate to Spread Awareness about the Pandemic

Due to the closure of borders caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, world-renowned sculptor and painter Mr Drago Marin Cherina has been stuck in Singapore for almost two years. However, through collaboration with Tzu Chi Singapore, an exhibition and a sharing session with young artists . . .

Education, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

Chief Physiotherapist J.Vinoth Sees Tzu Chi as More than a Workplace

Chief Physiotherapist J.Vinoth Sees Tzu Chi as More than a Workplace

As the Chief Physiotherapist of Tzu Chi Singapore’s Day Rehabilitation Centre (DRC), Mr Jothiramalingam Vinoth has been an integral part of the organisation since 2015. We delve deeper into his life to find out what has kept him going all these years.

Medicine, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

Tzu Chi co-hosts E-sports with PaGamO to promote Eco Awareness

Tzu Chi co-hosts E-sports with PaGamO to promote Eco Awareness

Can games be educational? In keeping up with modern times, Taiwan Tzu Chi attempts to promote environmental sustainability more interestingly through a collaboration with the online educational gaming platform PaGamO.

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Care Recipients Experience a Touch of Warmth during a Trying Period

Care Recipients Experience a Touch of Warmth during a Trying Period

With the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in the community in recent times, some of Tzu Chi Singapore’s care recipients have been unwittingly affected as well, facing possible infections and quarantine orders. However, through distributing COVID-19 relief care packs . . .

Charity | Tzu Chi Foundation

Unsung Frontline Heroes Touched by Care from Tzu Chi Volunteers

Unsung Frontline Heroes Touched by Care from Tzu Chi Volunteers

For a period of almost a month from 12 October 2021 to 8 November 2021, three to five Tzu Chi volunteers have been diligently making their way to Chia Ping Community Isolation Facility (CIF) each morning. In a bid to provide support to frontline healthcare workers . . .

Medicine, Humanistic Culture | Tzu Chi Foundation

Tzu Chi Volunteers Come Together to Bring Life to COVID-19 Treatment Facility at F1 Pit Building

Tzu Chi Volunteers Come Together to Bring Life to COVID-19 Treatment Facility at F1 Pit Building

Several facilities across Singapore have been re-designated to house infected patients due to the increase in COVID-19 community cases in recent times. With the F1 Pit Building the latest to be converted to a COVID-19 Treatment Facility (CTF) for elderly patients, Tzu Chi volunteers . . .

Medicine, Humanistic Culture | Tzu Chi Foundation

Volunteers and Staff Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic Appreciate Timely Care and Support

Volunteers and Staff Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic Appreciate Timely Care and Support

After testing positive for COVID-19, Tzu Chi volunteer Ms Tang Siew Yee felt helpless and was on the verge of being left stranded for the night. Thankfully for her, Tzu Chi Singapore was able to step in, lending her a helping hand to tide through the difficult situation. We take a look at . . .

Charity, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

Be Healed by Meals - Cracking the Code to a Plant-based Diet

Be Healed by Meals - Cracking the Code to a Plant-based Diet

The father of western medicine, Hippocrates once said: "Your food is your medicine". The blood test results of 46 participants in North District’s ‘Healthier Me 21-Day Challenge’ revealed a significant drop in the ‘three high’ indexes – proof that a better diet can nurse one back to health.

Medicine, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

Stand in Solidarity with Malaysia – Every Contribution Counts

Stand in Solidarity with Malaysia – Every Contribution Counts

Buddhist Tzu Chi Merit Organization (Singapore) launched a project from 8 Aug to 9 Oct 2021 to raise funds for the people in Malaysia when it was facing a critical situation amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. To boost donation amount, volunteers tapped on their creativity to appeal to more people to show their compassion.

Charity | Tzu Chi Merit Organization

Curtain Falls on the Iconic Tzu Chi Eco-Awareness Centre

Curtain Falls on the Iconic Tzu Chi Eco-Awareness Centre

On 30 September 2021, the Tzu Chi Eco-Awareness Centre located at Nylect Industrial Building in Woodlands closed its doors for the final time, putting an end to its eight year-long journey. We look back at the Centre’s history, role as well as the impact it had left over the years.

Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

A Lookback at the Journey of One of Tzu Chi’s Most Dedicated Environmental Volunteers

A Lookback at the Journey of One of Tzu Chi’s Most Dedicated Environmental Volunteers

As the volunteer-in-charge of the Tzu Chi Eco-Awareness Centre, Ms Lucy Ng has been an ever-present right from the beginning. With the imminent closure of the Centre, we delve into the life of one of Tzu Chi’s most dedicated environmental volunteers.

Env. Protection, People | Tzu Chi Foundation

Tzu Chings reflect on life values through vegetarianism

Tzu Chings reflect on life values through vegetarianism

Friend or food? What makes a loyal pet dog our beloved pet companion while the chicken ends up on our dining table despite both being animals?

Education | Tzu Chi Foundation

Migrant Workers Enjoy a Day of Fun as Part of National Day Celebrations

Migrant Workers Enjoy a Day of Fun as Part of National Day Celebrations

As part of Singapore’s 56th National Day celebrations, some 250 migrant workers from over five dormitories were able to let their hair down and engage in various activities organised by several non-profit organisations including Tzu Chi Humanistic Youth Centre.

Charity, Medicine | Tzu Chi Foundation

Keeping Kidney Patients Active and Healthy with “Super Sunday”

Keeping Kidney Patients Active and Healthy with “Super Sunday”

Tzu Chi Renal Support Group has planned a series of online programmes ranging from sports, mindfulness practice, art, cooking, etc., to provide companionship, care and warmth to Tzu Chi care recipients who are dialysis patients.

Charity | Tzu Chi Foundation

Participants experience Phenomenal Changes in Health after a 21-day Diet Adjustment

Participants experience Phenomenal Changes in Health after a 21-day Diet Adjustment

Weight loss, lowered "three highs", and developing a more acute sense of taste are some of the significant health improvements experienced by participants who took up the "21-day Healthy Diet Challenge".

Medicine, Env. Protection | Tzu Chi Foundation

A Café like No Other

A Café like No Other

An insight into Jing Si Books and Café; uncovering what differentiates it from the other cafés out there.

Humanistic Culture | Tzu Chi Foundation

Tzu Chi Great Love Student Care Centre Continues to Educate Students Amid the Pandemic

Tzu Chi Great Love Student Care Centre Continues to Educate Students Amid the Pandemic

Despite several constraints and challenges brought about by the pandemic over the past year, Tzu Chi Great Love Student Care Centre has managed to press on in nurturing the students under its care.

Education | Tzu Chi Foundation

Caring for Migrant Workers’ mental health together with the Ministry of Manpower

Caring for Migrant Workers’ mental health together with the Ministry of Manpower

In May 2021, the Ministry of Manpower invited Tzu Chi Singapore to organise a series of online activities so as to care for the mental health of migrant workers. From 27th June to 25th July, eight online live-broadcasted activities were conducted, ranging from mental wellness talk, Pilates lessons to poetry appreciation.

Charity | Tzu Chi Foundation