Singapore Pools actively engages our corporate friends in the public and private sectors to do meaningful fundraising work for the community.
Since 2007, a total of more than $10 million has been raised through the “With-A-Heart” fundraising series and other projects.
Football With A
Heart (FWAH) is an executive football charity fundraiser launched in 2012,
co-organised by Singapore Pools (Private) Limited, Football Association of
Singapore and Sport Singapore, Over the years, FWAH has grown into the
largest corporate football fundraiser in Singapore.
FWAH 2019 raised a record $951,000 for 9 charities with the
support from over 50 corporates. Over 580 players came together on 9 Nov 2019
for this event. A celebrity charity match was also played between FAS
Ex-Internationals and Sport Singapore Ex-Internationals. Former national
football Legends like Lim Tong Hai, Indra Sahdan Daud, Razali Saad and Terry
Pathmanathan wowed the crowd as they did their bit for charities.
Singapore Pools also matched each goal scored at the celebrity match with a
donation, raising a total of $160,000.
FWAH 2018 saw 40 participating corporate teams raised more than $750,000 for 19 beneficiaries in the charity and community sectors to celebrate Singapore Pools’ golden jubilee. Held on 5 and 6 May 2018, FWAH 2018 is Singapore Pool’s flagship fundraiser which reinforces the use of sports as a social leveller. In conjunction with FWAH 2018, Singapore Pools organised a first-ever CWAH 2018, a community concert celebrating the music talens of the differently-abled community.
FWAH demonstrates the power of bringing people together in service of meaningful causes. FWAH 2016 raised over $500,000 with strong support from 42 corporate donors on 21 May 2016.
Into its third run, the FWAH 2015 Tournament took place on 31 January 2015. With 57 participating teams, FWAH 2015 became the largest corporate football charity event in Singapore.
River With A Heart (RWAH), a novel river-cruise-cum-dinner charity event, raised a total of $408,000 for six beneficiaries. It received the Community Chest Special Events Gold Award in 2015 for its contribution. This award recognises organisations or individuals who have raised substantial amounts for the Community Chest through fund-raising events.
More than 200 corporate and individual donors raised over $170,000 for the S R Nathan Education Upliftment Fund in aid of children from low-income families.
The second FWAH brought together 40 corporate teams and raised $567,000 for nine beneficiaries. Team OCBC emerged as champions for this charity football tournament.
FWAH rallied 28 corporate teams and raised $350,000 for nine charities.
With Tote Board matching donations dollar-for-dollar, the event raised a total of $30,000 for the Samaritans of Singapore (SOS).
120 golfers from the government, business, unions and grassroot communities got together and raised more than $500,000 for nine worthy causes.
A total of $340,000 was presented to six charities at this unique fashion-theme charity fundraiser. Another $90,000 was presented to the Community Chest – a result of our members donating their 2010 World Cup account balances.