Social commitments

 

2015

Visit to SWAMI Home with National University of Singapore Society (NUSS)

Together with the volunteers from National University of Singapore (NUS), 16 staff from Holcim chose to spend their off days with the elderly.

 

Donation drive for survivors of Nepal earthquakes

To aid for relief efforts and supplies for the survivors of Nepal, Holcim Singapore arranged a donation drive to raise funds. From the gathered funds, the company matched the “1-to-1”, to double the funds. Holcim staff donated a significant amount of SGD 5,680 which was doubled by the company making the total of the donation at SGD 11,360. Holcim Singapore arranged to deliver its donation to Singapore Red Cross Society and Ramakrishna Mission.

 

2014

Visit to SWAMI Home with National University of Singapore Society (NUSS)

Together with the volunteers from National University of Singapore (NUS), 16 staff from Holcim chose to spend their off days with the elderly.

 

Groceries on Wheels with NUSS 

17 of Holcim Singapore staff had dedicated their after-work hours in assisting to pack 3,000 goodie bags for NUSS Groceries with Love on Wheels 2014.

 

2013

Sunlove Home Visit with National University of Singapore Society (NUSS)

Holcim helped Sunlove Home to organize a lunch recreation for its residents with live music performance by the NUS band and sing-along sessions. Holcim helped Sunlove Home to organize a lunch recreation for its residents with live music performance by the NUS band and sing-along sessions.

 

Visit to SWAMI Home with NUSS

Staff from Holcim chose to spend their off days with the elderly for the second year.

 

Groceries on Wheels with NUSS

Holcim Singapore employees joined the National University of Singapore (NUS) in their 'Groceries on wheels' program.

 

2012

Proms @ Park with Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)

13 Holcim staff volunteers spent an afternoon and evening at a senior’s activity centre whose residents are handicapped, financially stricken, or left alone after having lost their family. Holcim employees accompanied many of the residents to a local park for a picnic and carnival.

 

Coastal Cleanup with International Coastal Cleanup Singapore (ICCS)

With ICCS initiative, Holcim staff participated in Mandai Mudflat cleanup. This activity aimed to educate the public on marine debris issues in our shorelines and make positive change.

 

Charity Car Wash with Yong-en Care Centre & Hyflux

Joined initiatives by Yong-en Care Centre and Hyflux for fund raising through car washing, where the donations from the car wash will be proceed for the children’s enrichment and tuition program, and financial assistance for a needy family.

 

2010

Concrete donation to Bartley Christian Church and Ramakrishna Mission

Around 160 m3 of concrete was needed to build a slab over a wide canal that runs across in the backyard of Bartley Church and the front yard of Ramakrishna Mission. Holcim Singapore has the pleasure to donate the concrete and bridge over what was required to create a better space for quality activities and safety especially for the kindergarten's little students.