20 Aug '11, 1pm

PE: More can be done to encourage social entrepreneurs, says Tony Tan

PE: More can be done to encourage social entrepreneurs, says Tony Tan

SINGAPORE: Presidential candidate Tony Tan said if elected, one of his priorities will be social and community bonding. He also said more can be done to encourage social entrepreneurs as this will also benefit the people these enterprises are helping. Dr Tan started his Saturday by meeting the breakfast crowd in the west of Singapore at Bukit Panjang Market and West Coast Road Market/Food Centre. This was followed by a visit to the Buddhist Lodge. Dr Tan commended the lodge which provides free meals daily to anyone who turns up. "In addition to this free food, they also give out bursaries every year for children who need help - more than S$1 million a year. And I'm told that only 40 per cent of the recipients are Buddhist, so they don't discriminate," said Dr Tan. He said that with Singapore being an open society, it is important to live in harmony. He said: "This is why, ...

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