Our Campaign Story

ends 31 Oct 2021, 11:59 PM

Your GIFT creates REAL impact!

Meet Isaac (not his real name), a Primary 2 student enrolled in Canossaville Student Care.

When Isaac was just 3 years old, he relocated to Singapore with his mother, Ms Daisy after a failed marriage. They moved in with her parents. These numerous changes proved to be very traumatic for him.

Ms Daisy did not have a good relationship with her parents and had difficulties rebuilding her career. The stresses at home and at work made it difficult for her to properly support Isaac as he entered primary school.

Upon learning the family situation, the Canossian Child Development Unit's counsellor held sessions with Ms Daisy who learnt techniques to cope with her stresses. Isaac himself is also receiving art therapy to express himself and cope better in school.

The family is the most significant community for every child and Canossaville extends our services to both the child and his or her family. This is in the hopes of improving their situation, and empowering them to support their child in turn.

Your donations will help sustain our programmes and services and make a real impact to the lives of Isaac and others like him under our care.

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This is an impact story as part of Canossaville's Season Of Giving Campaign. Donations to this campaign will also qualify for a dollar matching from the Singapore Government and Toteboard up to $250,000 per charity.

Thank you!

About Campaign

All donations to the Season of Giving campaign shall be eligible for dollar matching by the Singapore Government and Tote Board up to cap of $250,000 per charity.

Every year, we all look forward to a special occasion. For some it could be a birthday, for others, a festive season such as Christmas. While we all celebrate these special occasions in our own ways, many also choose to give and share with others who need a little bit more help.

At Canossaville Children and Community Services, our programmes and services are open to our children and their families all year round, with priority given to those from disadvantaged backgrounds. Education is at the core of what we do and our Canossian Circle of Care provides the supporting structure to children through a preschool, after-school care as well as a child development unit.

This can only be made possible with the support of donors like yourself. We advocate for sustainable giving all year round to support all our programmes and services. In reality, donors tend to only donate at the end of the year during the season of giving.

We acknowledge this and humbly seek your kind support for us to build up enough donations to sustain our programmes and services through the year.

Thank you for not forgetting us during this season of giving. Your special thoughts warm the hearts of our children and their families under our care.

About The Charity

Canossaville Children and Community Services (Canossaville) runs Canossaville Preschool, Canossaville Student Care and Canossian Child Development Unit in the Aljunied-MacPherson area.

Our programmes cater to both mainstream students, as well as those with hearing loss, giving priority to the poorest living in the lower income neighbourhoods. We are open to all faiths and races and every child is empowered to develop their God-given talents to the fullest.

Founded by the Canossian Sisters in 1941, Canossaville operates under the guidance of the Canossian Daughters of Charity. We are licensed by the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF) and Early Childhood Development Agency (ECDA). Canossaville is also an approved Institution of a Public Character (IPC) and is authorised to receive tax-deductible donations.

SUPPORTED CAUSES
Children & Youth
Disability
Education
Social Service