14 Apr '11, 6am

NTUC's social enterprises aiming to deepen social impact: By Hetty Musfirah Abdul Khamid | Posted: 14 April 2011...

SINGAPORE: NTUC's 12 social enterprises, which currently serve about two million customers, want to grow their pool of customers in a bid deepen their social impact over five years. Some 500 people, including union leaders, gathered at the NTUC Social Enterprise Vision 2015 seminar. The main agenda was to look at what more can the social enterprises do to have a greater impact on the population. Chairman of the NTUC Social Enterprise Development Council, Lim Boon Heng, laid out three key ways in which they will do. The first is to rapidly scale up existing social enterprises to keep prices stable for even more customers to stretch their dollar. Mr Lim said: "More scale will enable use to enjoy greater cost advantages, we can then pass back the savings to customers, either in the form of lower prices or better quality, and maximise our social impact." And that could bring s...

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