Project Cheer Marilyn Tan

One bracelet became a bridge for communication between two generations

24 Jun 2015, LianHe ZaoBao

A simple bracelet can extend to become a bridge between two generations.
During their June holidays, 100 ACJC students participated in Project Cheer, an initiative funded and organised by the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation, to spread joy to 300 children and elderly.

CNA 19.6.15 - YMCA Singapore names Chew Kwee San its new president

YMCA Singapore names Chew Kwee San its new President

19 Jun 2015, Channel News Asia

Chew Kwee San, Council Member of the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation is named the new President of the Young Men’s Christian Association (YMCA) of Singapore. Mr Chew, has been a YMCA volunteer since 1999 and is currently a member of the National Council of YMCAs of Singapore.

News from the Chiang Rai Village Project

13 Jun 2015, Pistorio Foundation Newsletter

The Health Post Project in the Village of Huay Kuk in Chiang Rai, Thailand has been recently completed. The Buitelaar Health Post was made possible thanks to the generous contributions of the Buitelaar family, the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation, and Bruno Proto and Maria Cristina Corcione together with the Continuing Education University of Trento.

Lee Kok Wah

From Tan Chin Tuan Bursary Recipient to Pioneer to Philanthropist

12 May 2015, NUS Magazine - AlumNUS

50 years ago, Mr Lee Kok Wah, received the Tan Chin Tuan Scholarship to pursue his ‘A’ level studies. The scholarship was followed by a bursary, also provided by Tan Sri Dr Tan Chin Tuan to pay for his studies in social sciences. Mr Lee is now a business man with over 40 years of experience. He has made a gift to NUS to set up a bursary in memory of his parents.


Unlocking value in Straits Trading

5 May 2015, The Business Times

Tan Chin Tuan Foundation’s Deputy Chairman, Chew Gek Khim clinches the Businessman of the Year Award 2015 at the annual Singapore Business Awards.

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Considered measures to ensure donations benefit many

28 Apr 2015, The Business Times

Tecity’s philosophy of maximising yields in any form of investment is unsurprisingly evident in how the Tan Chin Tuan Foundation (TCTF) goes about evaluating the effectiveness of its donations. By raising the efficiency of its donations or the so-called ”yield in good”, each dollar is stretched to reach a larger group of people.