“These two groups - the youths and the seniors - represent a very distinctive but rich tapestry of Singapore life, so we feel we can interweave them together and help to forge the Singapore spirit, to cross the generation gap and to help these two groups engage each other in a more meaningful and deeper way,” Elite Wee, Designlab
Straits Times Press - 'A Celebration'
Youths, Pioneers and Innovation came together in this project organised by Designlab which saw over 350 students distributing their winning elderly aid to 1,100 seniors from nine different homes across Singapore.
Youths play an important in the nation's future success as they are trained to be entrepreneurs in YES (Youth Entrepreneurship Skills) Program, sponsored by SPRING Singapore and led b Designlab.
SG50 Letter of Appreciation
"Thank you for being part of this momentous milestone in our journey as a nation." - Minister Heng Swee Keat