Ground-Up Projects

This is a showcase of some of the projects that were created by the people for the people. Some of these projects were supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund. Read more about them here.

And So They Say

Logue and Shang Liang

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "And So They Say" is a documentary project showcasing an honest narrative on life constructed from interviews with 25 seniors, allowing an intimate glimpse into the legacy of Singapore’s pioneer generation.
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Project Hopes & Dreams

NBS Inflammaré Camp

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Project Hopes & Dreams" is a community project that brought together Nanyang Business School freshmen and Singaporeans from all walks of life to pen down their hopes and dreams for the nation.
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Singapore, My Home

Graeme Ian Khalil & Chen Jiaxin

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Singapore, My Home" is an effort to foster a sense of community and belonging. It features a video collection of stories from Singaporeans, and people who have come to call Singapore home.
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We Are Singaporeans

Fabian Lim

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “We are Singaporeans" is written by Fabian Lim and calls on Singaporeans to love our country, to be proud of the Singaporean identity and of how our forefathers toiled to build the Singapore we have today.
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#SgEatWithUs

Sandy Lim, Li Theng and friends

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, #SgEatWithUs is a ground-up movement which hopes to celebrate the stories and values of Singaporeans surrounding local home-cooked food by building a community which shares, cooks and appreciates local home-cooked food.
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Extraordinary Women of Today

Street Smart Mobile

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Extraordinary Women of Today is a series of exclusive video interviews with prominent and successful women in Singapore, whose stories will inspire and motivate others.
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Wheels@Ubin

Dennis Quek

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Wheels@Ubin (W@U) is a community project to bring 100 Singaporean wheelchair-users on a tour of Pulau Ubin. Pulau Ubin and most of the islands of Singapore are practically inaccessible to the wheelchair-users.
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Forward It!

Susanti

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Forward It!" aims to increase awareness among the younger generation of the contributions of the Pioneer Generation to nation building by creating a movement of paying forward cups of coffee to Pioneer Generation members.
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The Play Project

Stefen Chow

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “The Play Project" is an aerial visual survey of 100 playgrounds across Singapore, which are mapped according to MRT lines and postal codes so the viewer can discover their own neighbourhoods and others.
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Quarters

Avant Theatre & Language

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Quarters" is a play depicting multi-cultural bonding between the Chinese and Indian immigrants with the local Malays in the 1950s-1980s, which illustrates the overcoming of cultural differences to form a cohesive community.
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Murasu

Ravindran Drama Group Company Limited

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Murasu" is a play that depicts the creation and challenges faced by Thamizhavel G. Sarangapani, who started the Tamil newspaper, Tamil Murasu, in Singapore and its rise to become the voice of the community.
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As I Envision SG2065

Singapore Indian Development Association

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "As I Envision SG2065" is a project where Indian primary school students under SINDA's tuition programmes are engaged to create 50 drawings about what they envision Singapore will be like in 2065.
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Honouring the Heritage of Singapore through our Foremothers

Singapore Council of Women’s Organisations (SCWO)

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the exhibition titled "A Salute to the Pioneering Women of Singapore" tells the inspiring achievements of 119 distinguished women.
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SERVICE

Persatuan Pemudi Islam Singapura

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “SERVICE" is an initiative by Persatuan Pemudi Islam Singapura. Comprises a collection of stories from interviews and articles depicting experiences of 50 Muslim women who contributed in building the Nation.
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Tools that Built Singapore

Wong Kum Kay & Rebecca Wong

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “The Tools that Built Singapore” will showcase through a series of exhibitions, the tools that our pioneer generation used in the past as they plied their different trades, spanning the time period from 1940s to the 1960s.
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Sand Art Extravaganza

Lawrence Koh

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Sand Art Extravaganza” will showcase the story of Nation's progression over the past 50 years through a platform collaborating multi-media visual artwork such as sand animation, theatre, dance and film.
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Singapore Fashion Runway

Eileen Yap

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Singapore Fashion Runway (SFR) project is a nationwide initiative that gathers Singaporeans from all walks of life to design and co-create 50 fashion pieces that are inspired by Singapore for Singapore.
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National Senior Volunteer Month 2015

RSVP Singapore

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "National Senior Volunteer Month 2015" that aims to provide opportunities for seniors to serve the community with their talent and experience through purpose-driven volunteerism.
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Singaporelang – What the Singlish?

Zinkie Aw & Koh Shiyuan

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Singaporelang” is a multi-media project that will curate 50 Singlish phrases set in localised scenarios through a photo-publication, exhibition and website.
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Of Dragon kilns and Goli Playing Days!

Mdm Yulianti and Mr Tan Tuan Yong

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Of Dragon kilns and Goli Playing Days!" is a series of events about 'Goli' - a game of marbles popular during the Kampung days, which will be held at Thow Kwang Dragon Kiln.
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The 50 Kampongs' Stories of Singapore

Lee Teu ley

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The 50 Kampongs' Stories of Singapore" features stories from 50 kampongs, which seek to inspire values such as resilience and unity, and to evoke readers to relive unique experiences.
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#projectfilmSG50

Tham Xiang Cong & Seah Xin Yi

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "#projectfilmSG50" is a project inspired by the Humans of New York project. The project will approach members of the public for a portrait shoot and ask them about their perceptions of Singapore.
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Beyond 50

Seet Kie Hong and Tan Lee Lee

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Beyond 50" is an art catalogue initiated by Mr Seet, two-time stroke survivor. The catalogue will consist of paintings depicting Last Kampung at Lorong Buangkok while focusing on the theme - Harmony.
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50 years of Singapore Tamil Theatre

AK theatre Limited

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "50 years of Singapore Tamil Theatre" is a five-part video series featuring theatre veterans and its aspiration to generate exposure for students to experience the good old days of Tamil theatre.
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50 Iconic Moments in the Malay/Muslim Community

Association of Muslim Professionals

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “50 Iconic Moments in the Malay/Muslim Community” is a follow-up coffee table book on the earlier published “Malays/Muslims in Singapore, selected readings in history 1819-1965”.
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50 Faces

Veeramani S/O Krishnan

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “50 Faces” is an initiative that will feature 50 pioneers in the Indian community who have contributed to nation-building. The project hopes to feature ordinary pioneers from all walks of life to piece together a collective history.
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50 on 50

Jayce Tham

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "50 on 50" is a showcase opportunity for cutting edge local talent through a series of 10 webisodes that explore different aspects of the Singaporean identity. Themes for each webisode vary, from life in HDB flats to taking the MRT.
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TalkShow!

CoachReg Pte Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "TalkShow!" is a hosting competition for children and youth. It invites children and youth who enjoy public speaking and being on stage to showcase their talents to express their love for Singapore.
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50 Special People: 1 Art Celebration

TOUCH Community Services

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “50 Special People: 1 Art Celebration" commemorates Singapore’s inclusiveness as a society, where every person, regardless of ability, is appreciated and respected in the community.
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A History of Singapore School and Private Buses Exhibition

Singapore School and Private Hire Bus Owners

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “A History of Singapore School and Private Buses Exhibition” is an exhibition by the SSPHBOA highlighting the economic role of buses during in the nation building days.
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A Toast to the Nation

Singapore Hotel Association

The SG50 “A Toast to the Nation” Competition searched for the best drinks that represent the Singapore spirit. “Singapura” by Regent Hotel and “Golden Harvest” by Grand Hyatt Singapore were crowned as the winning cocktail and mocktail respectively.
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Ah Cai La Kopi 2

Tan Kai Yuan

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Ah Cai La Kopi 2" is a web variety talk-show hosted by Edmund Chen, where some of Singapore’s top personalities and professionals are invited to share about their personal journeys and experiences.
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All As One For Singapore

Chongzheng Primary School Choir

Performed by students from Chongzheng Primary School Choir, "All As One for Singapore" is an upbeat piece which espouses the aspiration and love of our young to the Nation, and calls on one and all to join in our country’s Golden Jubilee celebrations.
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AWWA Volunteer Appreciation Day 2015

AWWA

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, AWWA will be leading the nation to celebrate the volunteerism spirit of Singapore in a meaningful and record-breaking way on Saturday, 23 May at VivoCity Amphitheatre.
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Beyond 50: Re-imagining Singapore

Joachim Sim

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Beyond 50: Re-imagining Singapore” is an e-book featuring the insightful and imaginative ideas of Singapore thought leaders about Singapore’s future.
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National Futsal Championship 2015

BeritaHarian.sg

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the “National Futsal Championship 2015” organised by BeritaHarian.sg is open to everyone and seeks to promote a healthy lifestyle, sporting culture and integration among communities.
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Largest SG50 Logo

Bishan North constituency

Bishan North constituency celebrated our nation’s 50th birthday by forming Singapore’s largest SG50 logo with residents hoisting limited-edition umbrellas. The event involved local residents and community representatives across all ages, races and estates.
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BLESS Mobile Family Day

Francesca Phoebe Wah

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "BLESS Mobile Family Day" is a Celebration Fund project that hopes to excite and involve the SouthWest community in celebrating Singapore’s 50th anniversary, encourage family bonding and to inspire a sense of belonging to Singapore.
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Let’s Set a B-looming Record!

Bizlink

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Let’s Set a B-looming Record!” aims to raise public awareness of the needs and challenges of Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) by attempting to set a Singapore record for the highest number of rubber band bracelets loomed in an hour.
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Caregivers' Celebration Dinner

Silver Caregivers Cooperative Limited

Organised by Silver Caregivers Co-operative Limited (SCCL), the inaugural “Caregivers' Celebration Dinner” on the 28th October 2015 seeks to highlight the importance contributions of caregivers despite the many challenges that they face.
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Celebrate with the World

AUX Media Group

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Celebrate with the World” was a countdown party to 2015 at the Promontory @ Marina Bay with SG50 elements incorporated into the event: SG50 Carnival Booths, SG50 Photo Booth & Props, and SG50 Stage Show.
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Chinese Essay Competition – 我的爷爷奶奶 ,爸爸妈妈

Singapore Evergreen Int’l Edu Group Pte. Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “我的爷爷奶奶 ,爸爸妈妈 (My Grandparents, My Parents)” is a nation-wide Chinese essay writing competition that invites Singaporeans to document the stories of their grandparents and parents.
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Colouring Banda Street

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, PricewaterhouseCoopers collaborated with the Kreta Ayer Residents Committee to refurbish walls of HDB blocks at Banda Street with colourful wall murals. The painting project culminated in a launch on 17 April 2015.
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Community Quilts

Samuel He

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Community Quilts" aims to highlight Singapore’s heritage by featuring residents against iconic backdrops in their neighbourhoods. A series of photographs were "stitched" together to create a large family portrait.
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DJ’s Guinness World Record

Navinder Prashad

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, a group of 120 Singaporean DJs based all over the world came together on 9 August 2014 at the Marina Barrage to attempt a Guinness World Record for non-stop turntable performances within 2 hours and 30 minutes as their contribution to SG50.
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Dream of Emerald Hill

Jennifer Lim and Lin Mingyu

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Dream of Emerald Hill" is a short film inspired by Singaporean thespian and theatrical pioneer Rosie Seow aka Kheng Lim, whose artistic journey inspired her daughter Stella Kon to pursue her own dreams of becoming a writer.
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The Singapore Dream

Kong Yew Kiin

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Singapore Dream" aims to collect 5,000 dreamboards made by Singaporeans to create the largest collage of dreamboards in the world, so as to unite the nation based on our collective aspirations.
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Educity

De Ming

"Educity" is an interactive website created by the first runner-up of IDA's SG50 Data Visualisation Challenge, which seeks to visualise the educational milestones in Singapore, along with an interactive visualization on the recipients of the PSC Scholarships. 
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Family History Writing Comp

Ng Yew Kang

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Family History Writing Competition" aims to encourage Singaporeans to trace their family origins and document the stories of their family history, starting from the first generation to the present generations in Singapore.
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Flash Fiction Collection

Lynette Wan and Dr Patrick Shi

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the "Flash Fiction Collection" project is a showcase of stories featuring 50 members of the Pioneer Generation who have demonstrated the Singapore spirit. These stories and pictures will be compiled into a publication and released to the public.
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50 Recipes for SG50

Four Farmers

"50 Recipes for SG50" seeks to rally Singaporeans together with food by casting the spotlights on 50 dishes that hold the dearest spots in every Singaporean's heart. After all, nothing can probably do a better job than food in uniting people.
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From Singapore With Love

Care Positioning System

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “From Singapore With Love” aims to ignite and promote the spirit of caring and giving amongst Singaporeans, and arouse more recognition and support for Singapore's active contributors to humanitarian and community work abroad.
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Giving a Helping Hand

Joachim Sim

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Giving A Helping Hand” is an e-book by Joachim Sim, who hopes to foster a stronger sense of community spirit among Singaporeans by featuring social enterprises that are helping the less fortunate.
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Growth from Whirlpool

Miao Hua Chinese Art Society

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Growth from Whirlpool” is a Chinese painting exhibition that will celebrate both Miao Hua Chinese Art Society’s 20th Anniversary and SG50 by showcasing works of art from the society’s members and other enthusiasts.
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Happy SG50!

Education Services Union

During "Happy SG50!", ESU rallied staff, adjunct trainers, students and bosses from the early childhood sector, private education institutes, universities and international schools to get together and celebrate SG50 as a private education community.
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Heartbeat of The Nation

Logapreyan Renganathan

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Heartbeat of the Nation" celebrates the multi-cultural diversity of Singapore through a song in Tamil. The song was performed by individuals from different ethnic backgrounds and features musical instruments of other cultures.
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Heartland Hubby Shorts

Robot Playground Media

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Heartland Hubby Shorts" is a continuation of Singapore’s first prime-time animated sitcom which debuted in early 2015. These 20 short animated webisodes will cover all things quirky and peculiar about Singaporean life.
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Heritage Trail Using SMRT

James Lee

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the "Heritage Trail Using SMRT" project aims to encourage Singaporeans to visit iconic places where they have fond memories with their families and friends by incorporating Singaporeans’ love for food and places of interest.
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Home Is Where The Heart Is

Gwendolyn Tan

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Home Is Where The Heart Is” is an interactive theatre-style play aimed at heightening youth’s sense of belonging to Singapore and reinforcing their Singaporean identity by celebrating Singapore’s rich history and diversity.
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Honouring Our PG

Elite Wee

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, ”Honouring our Pioneer Generation” involves 150 - 250 students from the participating schools of the National Design and Marketing Competition 2014 who will distribute senior aid devices to the poor and needy.
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In Our Shoes

Thomas Ng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “In our Shoes” is a multi-platform, community involvement campaign that involves 15 schools in a shoe design and media project. It aims to instil among youths a strong sense of belonging and love for this country, its way of life and values.
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Jayden & Janelle - Local Children’s Book Series

Dadlani Manohar Seema

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Jayden & Janelle” is a series of children books consisting of 6 short stories illustrating the journey of two Singaporean siblings as they learn about Singapore.
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jiakSimi.sg

Kiat Yingda

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “jiakSimi.sg” aims to create a website documenting recipes of top 50 local hawker dishes from the major races in Singapore, accompanied by a short write-up on each dish’s origin, history and where one can find them.
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Kampung Spirit

Group of volunteers

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, a group of volunteers from CityCare held "The Kampung Spirit" event at the Cerebral Palsy Alliance Singapore (CPAS) on 21 July 2014 to celebrate Racial Harmony Day with the CPAS clients, which aims to cultivate a sense of community.
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Let's Draw! SG

Lisa Ng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Let’s Draw! SG” is a ground-up initiative that features a sketchbook being passed within the local art community (at least 50 artists) so that they can input their own unique drawings of locations in Singapore, by tapping on their own experiences.
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Live-O Five-O We Are The Anthem

Anaki Records

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Live-O Five-O" is a showing of what being Singaporean means. Real stories from real life across a multitude of musical genres and styles. It’s our very own Singapore story, loud and proud. Because together, we are the anthem.
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Lee Kuan Yew Exhbition

Laudi Abilama

Lebanese artist Laudi Abilama's Founding Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew series is an artistic commentary on how Lee Kuan Yew worked closely within a multicultural society, embracing the colourful makeup of Singapore and its people's potential to the fullest.
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MAD About Singapore

Chatsworth Medi@rt Academy Pte Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “MAD About Singapore” was an Instagram exhibition that allowed Singaporeans to share their online Instagram photos, expressing their Singaporean identity and passion for the nation. The exhibition was launched on September 2014 at ION.
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The Birthday Party

Linda Gan and Patrick Yee

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Birthday Party" is an illustration book about a boy who embarks on an educational adventure after receiving an invite to a mysterious birthday party, where he meets new friends and learn about famous local landmarks.
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City Lights - Dances for Singapore's 50th

Maya Dance Theatre Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "City Lights – Dances for Singapore’s 50th" will be featuring a collection of various dance styles where performers will be interpreting multiple stories of Singapore through dance.
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Makan in the Park by Hotel Fort Canning

Hotel Fort Canning

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Makan in the Park" is a 2-day food fair at Hotel Fort Canning where foodies can enjoy diverse and culturally rich flavours food of Singapore such as Chicken Satay, Laksa and Bubur Cha Cha.
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My Family Heirloom Cooking Challenge

Hotel Fort Canning

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "My Family Heirloom Cooking Challenge" is organised by Hotel Fort Canning and they are inviting amateur and home chefs to take up the challenge in groups of 5 on 22 and 23 August.
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SG50 Entrepreneurs Trail

Association of Commerce Educators Singapore

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "SG50 Entrepreneurs Trail" features 50 local entrepreneurs and their success stories. This project hopes to raise awareness for the efforts of local entrepreneurs and inspire students to contribute to the nation.
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Mahler 8: A Gift to the Entire Nation

Orchestra of the Music Makers Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Mahler 8: A Gift to the Entire Nation” is a special concert showcasing Singapore's musical talents and celebrating Singapore's artistic accomplishments over the past decades.
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Martial Apprentices

Randell Siow

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the project aims to kick-start a martial arts apprenticeship for youths. These apprentices will be under the tutelage of great martial arts proponents such as Master Zhou Shu Sheng and Master Tim Chan See Meng.
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Merlion Mouth Painting

Group of Mouth Painting Artists

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, a group of mouth painting artists are coming together to paint Singapore's iconic Merlion. The artists will each paint a section of the Merlion, which will then be joined together to form a painting that will be printed onto SG50 commemorative postcards.
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Multi Racial Drumming by Rhythm Masala

Paskaran Sreekaram

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Guinness World Record Holders "Rhythm Masala” will be interacting with the public through live-demos to generate appreciation towards music of various ethnic groups.
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Museum of Independent Music, Singapore

MOIM

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Museum of Independent Music is an educational and archival space about the local music scene. Open to all ages, the museum seeks to document Singapore's music culture for future generations.
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My Ah Ma Make One

Lin Yanxiang, Sherry Goh, Serene Cai, Felicia Ee

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “My Ah Ma Make One” is a campaign that aims to promote and preserve local traditional snacks among youths as well as encourage inter-generational bonding between old and young through sharing of snack-making stories.
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My Singapore Food

Karen Nah

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, My Singapore Food (MSF) aims to inspire all Singaporeans to pass down their long forgotten recipes to future generations via a customised website, so as to retain and preserve the nostalgic taste of home cooked food.
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#MyWaterPledge

The Goodwater Company

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, #MyWaterPledge is a “Three-Hour No-Water Challenge” and a series of events and road shows to celebrate Singapore’s 50th birthday so as to provide a collective identity in Singapore’s self-sustainability.
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Singapore Song Stories

Chi-Loong

Created by Chi-Loong, "Singapore Song Stories" is a finalist of the IDA Data Visualisation Challenge and is a website compilation of every Singaporean's favourite National Day Songs, including mash-ups and covers, dating as far back as the 60s.
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Faces of Singapore @ NTU

NTU Heritage Club

Heritage Week has been a signature event of NTU Heritage Club every year. For year 2015, with the support of the SG50 Celebration Fund, the theme “Faces of Singapore” served the purpose of inspiring the NTU community of the precious artworks made by local artists.
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NTU Fest

Nanyang Technological University

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “NTU Fest 2015” aims to encourage students to reaffirm their spirit of contribution and strengthen their sense of belonging to Singapore while celebrating Singapore's Golden Jubilee.
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Online65

JT Koh and Seen Yeong

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Online65" is tongue-in-cheek website that features videos of fictitious netizens in the 1960s uploading videos of latest trends and happenings set in the old days, including uniquely Singapore references made in present day.
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Our Months Together

Wee Tian Beng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Our Months Together” is a 104-page comic book celebrating milestones in Singapore’s development and uniquely Singaporean experiences. The book will be divided into 12 chapters for each month of the year.
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SG50@VCH: XYO - Our Musical Journey

SYO

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the Singapore Youth Orchestra (SYO) commemorates its 35th anniversary by performing classical music and Xinyao songs to reminisce Singapore's musical journey of yesteryear.
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Paperfest

PaperMarket Pte Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, PaperMarket is celebrating SG50 with a 1 day open house paper crafting event. This is the perfect opportunity to bond with friends and fellow Singaporeans as you try your hand at some hands-on projects.
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PAssion Table Tennis

Singapore Table Tennis Association

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "PAssion Table Tennis High Point event” will see up to 50 teams comprising of children, youths, men, women and veterans competing simultaneously to promote community bonding and love for the game.
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Passion Unleashed 50

Wong Sok Mei

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Passion Unleashed 50” aims to celebrate Singapore's 50th birthday with a home-grown talk series (e.g. Singapore Ted Talk equivalent) themed "Passion Unleashed", with a culmination of 50 speeches and a celebration event.
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Pioneering Technologies of 50 Years

Yang Loh

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Pioneering Technologies of 50 Years” is a series of exhibitions about Singapore's engineering sector, which showcases the sector's many achievements in developing the modern city of Singapore.
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Project Celebrate

The Star Vista and Singapore Polytechnic

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Project Celebrate" is a community engagement music initiative, which showcases over 500 participants coming together to record the accapella version of “You & Me”, a music video made of voices and body percussion.
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Project Old Jewels

Luan Haoyue

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Project Old Jewels” aims to engage youths through different multi-media platforms to create greater awareness of our fading trades and an appreciation of our pioneers’ spirit that has kept these trades alive.
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River Hongbao 2015

SFCCA

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, River Hongbao 2015 (春到河畔) was an event held during Chinese New Yeay, which included performances, games, amusement park rides, food and gift stalls and giant displays of the 12 zodiacs.
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Percussion 101

Robert Casteels

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Robert Casteels presents: Percussion 101" was a multi-ethnic percussion performance, which showcased Singaporean folk tunes put together by an eclectic mix of professional musicians, students and members of the community.
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SG50 Nation Building Animation Film

Lawrence Koh

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "SG50 Nation Building Animation Film" uses animation elements to showcase key milestones of Singapore's transformation from a fishing village to a modern city.
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SG50 Natural Remedies Project

Aojugress International Pte. Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Happy Remedies Show" is a series of interactive edutainment community shows that aims to gather natural remedies from Singaporeans into the "SG50 Natural Remedies Book", which will be launched in Dec.
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SG50-Project Care

Phyllis Lim

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "SG50-Project Care" aims to raise appreciation and care for the elderly by reaching out to roughly 500 elderly folk across the island. Volunteers will be distributing gift packs and organising activities to appreciate and recognise their contributions.
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Sign for SG50

Sadeaf Youthbeat

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Sign for SG50" is a ground up youth initiative by youths for the community, which promotes deaf awareness, deaf culture and understanding for the Singapore Sign Language via an event comprising of games and performances.
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Majulah! The Kampong Spirit in the Contemporary World

Fergus Jes

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Majulah! The Kampong Spirit in the Contemporary World” aims to provide a platform for artistic expressions to inspire passion for the arts while striving for social cohesion.
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Singapore Puzzle Hunt

Puzzlesmiths

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Singapore Puzzle Hunt” aims to bring Singaporeans together by organising puzzle solving activities while raising national identity awareness and the sense of belonging to Singapore.
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Singapore 2015 World Stamp Exhibition

Singpex Pte Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Singapore 2015 World Stamp Exhibition” showcases distinguished collections, showing the development of Singapore’s postal history and stamps.
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Singapore Through the Glass

re: mix

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Singapore Through the Glass” is a musical performance by Re:mix, a classical ensemble, featuring 4 original works of local composers that will be accompanied by 4 artistic videos directed and produced by 4 local directors.
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SG Moments

Yap Rei Horng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “SG Moments” is a video competition organised by Triduum Learning Labs. It invites Singaporeans to showcase their creative ways in sharing uniquely Singaporean memories and their sense of belonging to the Nation.
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SG50 Harmony Swing

Thye Hua Kwan Moral Society

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “SG50 Harmony Swing” was a record-breaking Zumba Dance event held at Nanyang Polytechnic that included interactive game booths to entertain more than 5,000 people from diverse race, culture and age groups.
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SingaPlorers

Li Fong

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “SingaPlorers” is a unique cooperative game that allows players to experience actual challenges that Singapore faced and allows players to strategise on how to ensure our nation's peace and progress.
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Singapore! A Musical Celebration

Singapore Wind Symphony

Supported by the Celebration Fund, “Singapore! A Musical Celebration” is a series of musical performances by Singapore Wind Symphony they will be performing greatest Singapore pop hits made famous by local artists.
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Singapore Flash!

Dorcas Fong

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Singapore Flash!” is a fun way to celebrate Nation's Golden Jubilee where participants will perform flash mobs to nostalgic Singapore tunes at locations like Gardens by the Bay and The Singapore Flyer.
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Something To Write Home About

Hong Ling

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Something To Write Home About” will feature 40 Singapore artists showcasing the best of the Nation's arts and culture. It will be held during Singapore Arts Festival in downtown Manhattan.
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The Awesome Adventures of the Cock-Eye Club

Jonathan Lim and Marcus Huang

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Awesome Adventures of the Cock-Eye Club" is an interactive text-based app that seeks to revive interest in learning Singapore's history through challenging puzzles.
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The Dream Journal

Juliana Mattar

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Dream Journal" was an initiative that aimed to connect Singaporeans with their dreams by featuring photos of students, which symbolise youth and dreams, as well as images of Singapore, which reflect our aspirations.
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The Photo Thing

NUS Students

Co-founded by a group of recent university graduates, “The Photo Thing” is a pictorial project which seeks to find answers to the questions: What is the Singaporean? What is our national culture? What do Singaporeans think is great about Singapore?
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The Recollection Trail

Delane Lim

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “The Recollection Trail” is a series of exploration trails conducted for youths within the City Hall area to expose them to various historic places of significance, old kampung games, beliefs, practices and food of Singapore.
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The Red Man

Writemind Productions Pte Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Red Man" is a project involving six renowned artists that pays tribute to Singapore's 50th birthday by featuring a riveting series of moving images encompassing 2D animation, fun music and playful visuals.
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The Singapore Story

Vincent Chua

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "The Singapore Story" is an exhibition featuring more than 300 oil paintings depicting the development of Singapore, including scenes of civic and social life and portraits of pioneers. There will also be a tribute to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew. 
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Timeless: S.I.O.L

Eurhythmix

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Spaces in Our Land” is a dance production from SMU’s student dance club, which seeks to portray different aspects of Singaporean life, to inspire and remind audiences about the joys of living in Singapore.
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Titoudao

Wong Pee Kit

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Titoudao is a multi-lingual musical performance about a Hokkien street opera actress' arduous journey from a nobody to the well-known and popular actress that she is today, portraying her determination and perseverance.
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Treasure SG

Joseph Sng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Treasure SG" is a treasure hunt that will take place throughout 2015. Every month, treasures will be dropped around Singapore at different locations, with clues being released on Treasure SG Facebook page & Instagram.
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Celebrating Singapore’s Public Swimming Pools

Jocelyn Lau

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Celebrating Singapore's Public Swimming Pools” is an illustration book showcasing nation's public swimming pool and the collective efforts promoting healthy lifestyle.
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Dicapella Goes 50-50

Dicapella Dizi Ensemble

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, Dicapella organised a bamboo flute (dizi) outdoor performance involving 50 musicians playing 50 minutes of non-stop music, including classic Singaporean oldies and ethnic numbers such as Chan Mali Chan.
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A Nation of Skilled Talents

Loh Yuin Han Jonathan and Chadi EL Farran

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “A Nation of Skilled Talents” features a book by Loh Yuin Han Jonathan and Chadi EL Farran, which documents the evolution of applied and technical education in Singapore.
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A SG50 Tribute: Reflections on National Education

Adam Bin Abdul Rahman and Tham Tammy Samantha

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “A SG50 Tribute: Reflections on National Education” features 25 educators’ reflections on how the Singaporean identity is fostered through National Education.
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Bounce SG

Zing Creative Arts Limited

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Bounce SG" is an educational short film series that celebrates the strength and determination of Singaporeans(aka ‘Life Champions’) through a series of short films based on their gripping personal life stories.
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Connecting Pieces, Connecting Singaporeans

Lim Weng Kee

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “Connecting Pieces, Connecting Singaporeans” will be holding its 2nd SG50 Jigsaw Puzzle Event on 14th Nov, where you can complete a specially-designed 8000 pieces jigsaw puzzle!
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Co-opaliciouz@SG50

Singapore National Co-operative Federation

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, the Co-op Journey Wall exhibition will be roving around the island. The exhibition highlights the history of cooperatives, the milestones since the 1920s, the set-up of new co-ops as well as changes over the years.
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IWASHERE.SG

Francis Ng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “IWASHERE.SG” is a mobile app that celebrates the last 50 DAYS of our last 50 years. Join the adventure and be inspired by quotes, fun facts and challenges of Singapore. Walk. Snap. Tag. Connect.
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Mystery of the Bukit Timah Monkey Boy

Mabelle Yeo Hui Leng and Yeo Swee Leng

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, 'The Mystery of the Bukit Timah Monkey Boy' is a storybook created and written by Singaporeans in celebration of Singapore’s 50th year and our communal love for stories.
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The Singaporean – A Short Comedy on the Singaporean Identity

Sharmila Melissa Yogalingam

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “The Singaporean” is a short film that aims to inform viewers on Singaporean identity, nationality, culture and race in a lighthearted manner.
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U Care for Singapore

NTUC

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "U Care for Singapore" is a campaign spearheaded by the NTUC Care & Share Department that aims to engage U Care beneficiaries and union members to pen down their wishes for Singapore on over 5000 unique SG50 cards.
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Under One Roof

Singapore Jain Religious Society

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Under One Roof" is a carnival with the objective of bringing back the Kampong Spirit – encourage bonding amongst the different racial and religious groups and to appreciate the diverse culture in Singapore.
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Uniquely Singapore Fame & Frame

Diverse Solutions Pte Ltd

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Uniquely Singapore Fame & Frame" seeks to engage Singaporeans through the creation and distribution of small wooden frames, which feature local landmarks and cultures.
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Walkas SG50

KooKoo Studios

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Walkas SG50" is an interactive mobile app that encourages Singapore's youths to rediscover our rich culture, heritage and history. Armed with a mission, users will also get to seek wisdom from past and present heroes.
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WishSG

Lee Li Eng & Wong Li Ling

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, “WishSG” is a specially-designed web-based photo contest. It invites members of the public to send in entries, comprising of heartfelt birthday wishes, along with a self-taken photo to congratulate Singapore’s 50th birthday.
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Who Am I?

Experimental Arts Theatre

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Who Am I?" is a realistic fiction stage drama inspired by Singapore's past and present and showcasing the lives of people from various races and culture from Singapore and Malaysia, before the separation of the two nations.
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Youth Got Heart 2015

Lee Shu-Jia

Supported by the SG50 Celebration Fund, "Youth Got Heart 2015 – Serving as One Singapore" aims to inspire a whole new generation of youth to serve and give back to the community, and also create a meaningful platform for Singaporeans to come together and bond through volunteerism.
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