HCI Flag Day cum Street Sale – 23 & 24 June 2017

SAVH Event

Hey guys !

We are Project Vision, a group of Secondary Four students from Hwa Chong Institution working with the Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH) that aims to promote greater understanding for the visually handicapped in Singapore. To help raise funds and awareness for the SAVH, we would be conducting flag day and a street sale.

The Flag Day cum street sale will be held on 23 and 24 June and there would be 2 shifts for you to choose from.

(1) AM Shift: 8.00am – 1.00pm (AM Shift)
(2) PM Shift: 2.00pm – 5.00pm (PM Shift)

The reporting venue is Bishan Junction 8, right beside the Bishan MRT station.

Of course, your efforts would not go unnoticed. All proceeds would go towards SAVH’s programmes and services for blind beneficiaries. Students would be given their deserved number of CIP hours. Plus, if you sign up for both shifts on a day, or if you sign up on both days, you will get a free plushie!

So what are you waiting for? Grab your friends and sign up! BE A CHAMPION FOR THE BLIND by signing up Here today!
Contact 9220 0642 for any further enquiry!

Project Vision’17 Core team

SAVH Short Story Writing Competition 2017 – Sharing Session on Story Writing – 17 June 2017

As part of the build-up for the SAVH Short Story Writing Competition 2017 (Refer another upcoming event for the details), there will be a sharing session by Mr Chong Kwek Bin, who was the winner of the previous two rounds of Short Story Writing Competition.

In this sharing session, Kwek Bin will be sharing his thoughts on good writing, and tips on how to write substantially in terms of both content and length.

The sharing session will be held on Saturday, 17 June 2017, from 2.30pm to 4.30pm at the SAVH Conference Room. Interested participants are to register their attendance with Pang Siew Gek at telephone number 6251 4331 ext 181 by 5pm on 15 June 2017. Clients who require a caregiver to assist them in coming to SAVH are welcome to do so. Light refreshments will be provided.

SAVH Annual General Meeting – 26 August 2017


The 64th Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH) will be held on Saturday, 26 August 2017 at SAVH premises. The agenda and AGM materials will be sent to the members in due course.

Donation Draw 2017 Results

Donation Draw 2017

Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped

Donation Draw Results

Drawn on Friday, 24 March 2017 at SAVH, 47 Toa Payoh Rise, Singapore 298104


1st Prize ($10,000): 600034

2nd Prize ($8,000) : 401435

3rd Prize ($5,000) :  501480

20 Consolation Prizes

103730     303277     402178     509028     800834  
108400     400527     501773     601581     804704
205961     400803     502115     603335     805578 
300775     401313     508246     608982     910494

Winning tickets must be presented to claim prizes. Prizes not claimed by Wednesday, 31 May 2017 shall be forfeited. All unclaimed prizes will be disposed of at SAVH’s discretion.

SAVH thanks all donors and volunteers for their support.

Flag Day 2017

Flag Day 2017

Greetings from the Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH)!

Thanks for supporting us the Flag Day for the past few years!

Our coming Flag Day is scheduled on Saturday, 25 February 2017 from 8 am to 5 pm.

The objectives of our Flag Day 2017 are to raise fund, create awareness of our mission & vision and inspire the spirit of volunteerism in our community.

We sincerely hope that you will be able to join us for this event to Help The Visually Handicapped Help Themselves.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at Tel: 6251 4331 ext 113 or ext 115 or e-mail us at savh_pr@savh.org.sg.

Purple Parade 2016

The Purple Parade 2016

People with special needs are part of our community and should have equal access to opportunities and good quality of life.

The Purple Parade since its inaugural in 2013 is the movement that supports the inclusion and celebrates the abilities of persons with special needs.

This year the Purple Parade 2016 is held on Saturday, 5 November 2016 from 3 to 7 pm at Suntec City.

Come join us and be part of Singapore’s largest special needs movement!

For more details, please refer to the e-poster.

SAVH Perennial International White Cane Day 2016 – 15 October 2016

SAVH Perennial International White Cane Day 2016

The International White Cane Day 2016 to be held on 15 October 2016, 9am to 1pm at CHIJMES Lawn is a collaboration between the Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (“SAVH”) and Perennial Real Estate Holdings Limited (“Perennial”).

The International White Cane Day is celebrated worldwide on 15 October with the mission to educate the world about blindness and how the visually impaired can live and work independently while giving back to their communities, to celebrate the abilities and successes achieved by blind people in a sighted world and to honour the many contributions made by the visually impaired.

For the first time in Singapore, the celebration will be brought into the city to create greater public awareness, promote the building of an inclusive community, and raise funds for SAVH.

The celebration at CHIJMES Lawn will host a fun-filled carnival with games and food booths, as well as unique experiences including mobile massage and dining-in-the-dark. Attendees will also be treated to a variety of programmes by blind and sighted performers.

Join us at the full-filled carnival at CHIJMES Lawn on 15 October 2016 to celebrate the International White Cane Day 2016! Get your $20 carnival coupons from SAVH office, Chinatown Point, TripleOne Somerset and AXA Tower now!*

*For more details, please refer to our e-poster.

Company Overview
About Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped:
The Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH), formerly known as the Singapore Association for the Blind (SAB), is the national voluntary welfare organisation for the visually impaired. Founded in 1951, the association is affiliated to the National Council of Social Service (NCSS) and is an approved Institution of a Public Character (IPC).

About Perennial Real Estate Holdings Limited:
Perennial Real Estate Holdings Limited (“Perennial”) is an integrated real estate and healthcare company headquartered and listed in Singapore. As a real estate owner, developer and manager, Perennial focuses strategically on large-scale mixed-use developments and has a presence in China, Singapore, Malaysia and Ghana with a combined portfolio spanning over 45 million square feet in gross floor area. Perennial is also a healthcare services owner and operator focused predominantly on China and its healthcare business services include medical, hospital, eldercare and senior housing, and maternal and child health management.

Perennial is invested in and manages prime iconic properties located in Singapore’s Civic District, Central Business District and Orchard Road precinct, such as CHIJMES, Capitol Singapore, AXA Tower, TripleOne Somerset, House of Tan Yeok Nee and Chinatown Point mall.