Our Campaign Story

ends 31 Dec 2021, 11:59 PM

Your GIFT creates REAL impact!

Meet Sally (not her real name), a 10-year-old student enrolled in Canossaville Student Care.

Sally's father sadly passed on when she was 10 months old and her mother suffers from clinical depression, rendering her unable to care for Sally. As such she has been living with her grandparents and four cousins in a 2-room flat.

Sally struggles significantly in school and does not have anyone at home to help her with homework and revision. Once the teachers learnt about her situation, they immediately recommended her to attend our Canossaville Student Care, which can provide her with much-needed homework support and structure beyond school hours.

Sally's aging grandfather is the sole breadwinner and struggles financially to support a large family of 7. Thankfully, our Canossaville Education Fund helps to greatly subsidise her Student Care fees to help ease the burden on the family while still ensuring that Sally receives the help she needs.

Your donations will help provide access for Sally and others like her to programmes like Canossaville Student Care so that they can be empowered to realise their fullest potential.

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

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.

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 dollar counts towards our work!

About The Charity

Canossaville Children and Community Services (Canossaville) runs Canossian Early Intervention Programme For Infants and Children (EIPIC), 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.

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