Youth Activism > Local and Overseas Projects Local and Overseas Projects

Since 2009, the Foundation has given more than $900,000 worth of grant to 47 community service projects (local and abroad) by youth groups. The groups are from Institution of Higher Learning, mosque, full-time Madrasah, social enterprises and NGOs. The projects were for the community in Singapore and beyond i.e Malaysia, Cambodia, Vietnam, China, India, Indonesia, Aceh and Turkey

The list of supported projects are as follows :

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Project Xingfu
SMU/NUS students
Service Learning to Hei Si Wah and Yang Zhai Village, Yunnan China
Darul Ma’wa Orphanage & Darul Ihsan Orphanage
Project Ignite
NTU, NUS and SIM students
Service Learning to Battambang, Cambodia
Ramadan Clean Up Project for Poor and Needy
Rock Noida
Students from NUS, SMU, SIM
Humanitarian project to Noida, North India
NUS Humanitarian Affairs/Society of Social Work Programme

2011

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Project Kashgar
Students from SMU and Mosque Youth Leaders (from Al-Falah & Al-Iman Mosques)
Humanitarian project to Xinjiang China
Customised Team building
Project iHeartbeat
NTU students and students from Madrasah Aljunied
Service Learning to Bundowoso, Indonesia
Educational Motivational programme for Needy P6 students
Project Arc
Youth Volunteers from Northeast Mosque Cluster (NEMC)
Humanitarian expedition to Kampung Chnang and Kandal, Cambodia and Chao Doc, Vietnam
Clients of Northeast Mosque Cluster
Darul Ma’wa Orphanage

2012

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Operasi Batam
Masjid Al-Istiqamah
Service Learning to Tanjung Riau and Kabil Indonesia
Needy Residents in Northeast Mosque Cluster, and Collaboration with Braddell Heights CC
Project Rock Noida’12
Students from NUS, SMU, SIM
Service Learning to Noida, North India
NUS Humanitarian Affairs/Society of Social Work Programme
Project Xingfu II
SMU students
Service Learning to Yang Zhai Village, Yunnan China
Painted Murals at Muhammadiyah Welfare Home

2013

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Project Ops Thu Tienh
Masjid Al-Istiqamah
Service Learning to Ang Giang Province, Vietnam
Local clients of Al Istiqamah Mosque
Project Iqro
Madrasah Aljunied Al-Islamiah
Service Learning to Kunming, China
Pertapis & Muhammadiyah Children’s Homes
Project Alterisk (Local)
NTUMS
A camp for youth at risk at Muhammadiyah Welfare Home.
Muhammadiyah Children’s Home
Project Ops Hijau
PBMUKS
Sabah
Spring Leaf Park
Project to Cambodia
Madrasah Al-Arabiah Al-Islamiah
Kampong Chnang and Phnom Penh
Madrasah Al Arabiah Local Programmes
Project English Language Programme – Kota Baru Parahyangan
Inspira (Alumni of Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri)
Kota Baru Parahyangan
Madrasah Al Irsyad Local Programmes

2014

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Yangtzai
NTUMS
Service Learning expedition to Yang Tzai Village, Yunnan China, 26 May to 9 June.
Muhammadiyah Welfare Home
Alterisk (Local)
NTUMS
A camp for youth at risk at Muhammadiyah Welfare Home.
Muhammadyah Welfare Home
Project Sinaran Zahro
Perbayu NTU
Overseas Service Learning Project to Da Hao Di Village, Yunnan China, 11 - 25 June
Muhammadyah Welfare Home
International RLA (IRLA) Project
Madrasah Al-Arabiah Al-Islamiah
Service Learning for students in Cambodia
Residents of Toa Payoh Blk 5 and 52.
English Village Programme (EVP)
Inspira (Alumni of Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri)
Humanitarian project to Cambodia to teach English
Mentoring of Irsyad Secondary 4 and 5 students
Youth Leaders Overseas Expedition (YLOE)
Youths leaders from North West Mosque Cluster (NWMC)
Humanitarian expedition to Cambodia to develop youth leaders of NWMC
Darul Ihsan
Project ARC
Youth leaders from North East Mosque Cluster (NEMC)
Service Learning Project by that aims to develop youth leaders of NEMC and spread the message of hope
Pertapis Kovan
Terapi
Masjid Al-Istiqamah
Youth Outreach programme by Youth Wing of Al-Istiqamah for Trybe’s Youth-At-Risk and juveniles
Tybe Association
Rapuh
Sang Nila Utama Society
Outreach programme for families of incarcerated drug offenders and needy families
Thisisus.org

2015

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Jom Ke NUS! (Local)
NUSMS & PBMUKS
Outreach programme to inspire Malay/Muslim students currently in secondary school and junior college to pursue lifelong learning by way of a university education.
Madrasah and national school Secondary students
Project Kampuchea
Masjid Al-Istiqamah
Humanitarian project to Kampung Chea, Cambodia to develop youth leaders of Masjid Al-Istiqamah
Low income families of Masjid Al-Istiqamah
Repair Ramadhan (Local)
Madrasah Al-Junied Al-Islamiah
Local programme that aims to empower Madrasah students to take action against the throw-away culture of Singapore
FiTree
Meshira De China
NTUMS
Humanitarian expedition by 20 NTU undergrads to Guizhao (Little Stone Village), China that aims to aid local villagers and develop participants youth leaders.
CDG- Jamiyah Singapore
Project Peduli
Majulah Community
Humanitarian mission to Kelantan, Malaysia to aid flood victims and develop 35 youth leaders from our mosques and full-time madrasah. Participants are aged 17-30 years old.
Residents of Ping An Gardens
Aurora Purnama
NTUMS
Humanitarian expedition by 20 NTU undergrads to Bondowoso, Indonesia that aims to aid children of Al-Ishlah orphanage and boarding school
Muhammadyah Welfare Home
Youth Expedition Project
NTUMLCS
Expedition programme to Ulak KArang, Padang, by 26 NTU undergrads in collaboration with Mercy Relief. They want to reach out to the community.
Jamiyah Children Home
Project PuLSe
NUSMS
Expedition by 24 NUS undergrads to Guizhao (Old School), China that aims to aid local villagers and develop participant youth leaders
Residents of Eunos Blk 1 residents and Jamiyah Children’s Home
Alterisk (Local)
NTUMS
Local humanitarian project by 100 NTU students to engage and develop 40 children of Jamiyah Children Home (Darul Ma’wa)
Darul Ma’wa
Project Salam
Madrasah Al-Arabiah Al-Islamiah
Service learning by 30 Secondary 3 students to Kilis,Turkey. They will engage and assist young Syrian refugees at the Temasek School which was founded by ASRIT and RLAF.
Turkish Cultural Centre
Project Peduli: Rohingyan Refugees
Majulah Community
Humanitarian aid by 25 youth leaders of Majulah Community and Creative Muslim Youth Kakis (CMYK) to assist Rohingyan refugees in Aceh, Indonesia.
Jamiyah Home for the Aged (Darul Takrim)
English Village Programme (EVP)
Inspira (Alumni of Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri)
English language immersion programme by 15 alumni of the Madrasah for students of their partner international school Irsyad Satya Islamic School, Bandung, Indonesia.
Academic coaching of students in Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri

2016

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Project Pelita “Lil’ Jauharah”
NTUMS
Humanitarian project by 21 undergraduates of NTU at Guizhou Province, China. They will assist development of Al-Falah, an Islamic preschool at Little Stone Village.
Darul Ihsan
Sanubari Shan
NTUMLCS
Humanitarian project by 27 undergraduates of NTU at Guizhou Province, China. They will engage residents of Little Stone Village through hygiene awareness, cross-cultural exchange and do refurbishment.
Pertapis Children Home
Project Xing Fu 5
SMU
Service Learning project by 24 SMU students to Little Stone Bridge Village, Guizhou. Project includes health education and reconstruction of a preschool
Jamiyah’s Children Home
Project Peduli : Project Leuser
Majulah Community
Conservation project by 25 tertiary students (ITE, poly and uni aged 17-25 yrs old) at Gunung Leauser National Park. Project includes study of deforestation, loss of wildlife habitat and effects on the climate.
Ping Ann Gardens @ Chai Chee, Jamiyah Childrens Home (Darul Ma’wa) and Jamiyah Home for the aged (Darul Takrim)
Project Touch
Masjid Abdul Aleem Siddique & Madrasah Aljunied Al-Islamiah
Monthly engagement of senior citizens at Ren Ci Nursing Home at Bukit Batok St 52 by 20 youth leaders of mosques and full-time Madrasah. Programme includes hands-on activities and others
As per description
Project ASA 2016
NUSMS
Humanitarian project by 23 NUS undergraduates to Timbang Lawan, Bohorok, North Sumatra. They aim to improve sanitation, increase health awareness and do refurbishment
Muhammadiyah Welfare Home
Project Peduli : YLOVE
SWMC
25-weeks programme by SWMC and Majulah Community for selected 25 youth leaders, youth activists and MMBs which includes local dev training, local service learning, and environmental learning at Taman Leuser in Sumatra
RLA Day @ SWMC and upcycling workshop at Kembangan Chai Chee Senior’s Activity Centre
Project Peduli : Project A|X
Madrasah Al-Junied Al-Islamiah
15-weeks programme by Madrasah Al-Junied and Majulah Community for selected 25 student leaders which includes local dev training, local service learning, and environmental learning at Taman Leuser in Sumatra
Kembangan Chai Chee Senior’s Activity Centre
Project Timbang Lawan
Madrasah Al-Arabiah Al-Islamiah
Community Involvement Programme (CIP) at Timbang Lawan Village, Sumatra. 22 student leaders will embark on immersion programmes with villagers through education, construction of sanitation facility, planting of fruit seedling, among others. They collaborate with IUVA SG.
Low-income families in Toa Payoh area in Ramadan
English Village Programme
Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri
Education project by 20 Madrasah Al-Irsyad English Teachers alumni for Rohingya Children in Kedah’s UNHCR centre for refugees. Progs include education of English and aims to provide experiential language learning.
Maxima and Qamar mentoring programme, and community service projects such as Irsyad Ramadan Project and “Groceries and Wheels”

2017

Project Organisation Description Local Charity Involved
Chilli Padi Academy 2.0
(Local)
Yale-NUS College
4-month leadership programme for undergraduates by undergraduates. This environmental leadership programme includes the accelerator program in Singapore and implementation of environmental projects for local communities. It culminates in a conference in Bandung.
As per description
Youth In Action 2017
(Local)
PAL Society
12 month self-development programme for 150 residents of Jamiyah’s Children Home and Marymount Girls’ Home aged 13-18 year olds. Programme include workshops, motivational talks, and team building games and sports.
As per description
Project Peduli : Kandal
Madrasah Wak Tanjong Al-Islamiah
A 1-week community service project at Kandal, Cambodia for 30 students of Madrasah Wak Tanjong Al-Islamiah. Project includes pre-event workshop and planning, empowerment of locals with English language and cultural exchange and refurbishment works.
Engagement and upcycling workshop at Kembangan Chai Chee Senior Activity Centre
Project Meraki
United Nations Student Association of NTU
An inaugural 2 weeks overseas project by 20 undergraduates that provides education and enrichment lessons for 50 children from the Chin and Rohingya communities in Kuala Lumpur. They are collaborating with Matu Cheras Catholic Chin Learning Centre and Rohingya Refugee Education Centre.
Pre and post-trip prog at Touch Young Arrow @ Teban Gardens
Jentera Baiduri
NTUMS
An 18 days overseas expedition by 27 undergraduates to Pondok Pesantren Al-Ishlah at Bondowoso, Indonesia. Project includes education, enrichment and refurbishment.
trip 3-days self-development camp for Jamiyah Children’s Home
Camp Yakin
(Local)
Club Heal
A 3-day self-development camp by 30 volunteers and staff that aims to build confidence of 23 Persons with Mental Ilness (PMIs), upgrade their skills and help them reintegrate.
As per description
Alterisk
(Local)

 

NTUMS
A 3-day self-development prog by 70 NTU undergraduates for 80 residents of Muhammadiyah Welfare Home aged 7 – 17 years old. The 10th year edition’s aims to fulfil potential and ignite changes in the lives of the youths-at-risk.
As per description
Rogue One Squadron
Majulah Community
A 1-week community service project by 20 volunteers aged 17-31 yrs old to help low-income families, engage orphans and refurbish their home in Banda Aceh. They are collaborating with Bulan Sabit Merah Indonesia.
Pre and post-engagement at Chai Chee-Kembangan Senior Activity Centre
Project 528 (B)

 

Care Positioning System
A 3-month education programme by 15 volunteers that focuses on empowerment through English speech and workplace skills programme for employment for children homes in Yangon, Myanmar.
Pre and post trip camp and engagement for beneficiaries of Lakeside Family Services.
NUSMS

 

Project ASA
A 2 weeks Community Involvement Project by 21 students of NUS to help the Timbang Lawan community in the areas of refurbishment, education and reforestation. They are collaborating with IUVA SG.
Engagement of residents of Pertapis Senior Citizen Fellowship Home