10 Jul '11, 10am

S$600,000 raised for Singapore Cancer Society in charity run

S$600,000 raised for Singapore Cancer Society in charity run

SINGAPORE: A record S$600,000 was raised for the Singapore Cancer Society in a charity run on Sunday. The third annual "Race Against Cancer" saw some 7,500 participants engaging in competitive as well as fun runs. Flagging them off was Acting Community Development, Youth and Sports Minister Major-General Chan Chun Sing. He participated in the event with beneficiaries, including 11-year-old Jagdish Singh, who suffers from muscular dystrophy. Jagdish, whose mother died of cancer last year, is one of 350 beneficiaries of the Help the Youth and Children programme. It aims to mitigate the impact of cancer in their lives.

Full article: http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews...

Tweets

Run raises $600,000 to help combat cancer

Run raises $600,000 to help combat cancer

straitstimes.com 10 Jul '11, 2pm

MG (NS) Chan Chun Seng, acting minister of MCYS with wheel-chairbound Jagdish sing who lost his mother to cancer last year...

Racing to raise funds for charity: by Dylan Loh...

todayonline.com 10 Jul '11, 9pm

SINGAPORE - A record S$600,000 was raised for the Singapore Cancer Society in a charity run yesterday. The third annual "R...

Nearly S$600,000 raised for autism

Nearly S$600,000 raised for autism

channelnewsasia.com 16 Jul '11, 11am

SINGAPORE: The Autism Resource Centre (ARC) and Pathlight School raised S$582,363 at their annual fundraiser on Saturday. ...

He aims to channel S$1 million of his personal ...

todayonline.com 09 Jul '11, 9pm

He left school at the age of 14, taking on odd jobs to supplement the family income. Dropping out of Whitley Secondary was...

traffic worth $2,042. Daily Ad Rev...

Justice Judith Prakash. Another Kangaroo Judge. Ladies and Gentlemen, After my imprisonment in Singapore for 60 days, than...

Canadian Cancer Society Spends More On Fundraising Than Research

Canadian Cancer Society Spends More On Fundrais...

care2.com 07 Jul '11, 1am

A couple of years ago a friend trained for months to run in the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation’s Run for the Cure. A fa...