How Your Donation Makes a Difference
$10 will help to provide a pack of adult diapers for ONE Metta Home for the Disabled resident for ONE week.
$50 will help to provide basic groceries to TWO Metta School students from low income families for ONE month.
$100 will provide art supplies to ONE Metta Alumni artist for ONE month.
$200 will help to provide emotional support to 25 caregivers from Metta Hospice Care for ONE session.
Our Campaign Storyends 17 Nov 2018, 11:59 PM
I am Rita, one of the finalists of Mrs Singapore Chinatown Pageant 2018. This year, Metta Welfare Association is working with us and we will help them to raise funds in order to improve living conditions of the residents in the centres and provide necessary financial support for them.
Metta Welfare Association (Metta) was founded in 1992 by Venerable Shi Fa Zhao, Abbot of the Golden Pagoda Buddhist Temple. It was Registered as a society in 1994 and it provides care, home, education for physically challenged adults, senior citizens and special children. They are also running the preschool in Punggol to cater for small children with Autism. Metta is presently endorsed by the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF), Ministry of Health (MOH) and Ministry of Education (MOE). We visited their adult disabled care home at Woodland on Oct 13th. The centre has 89 residents so far. Even though the centre has provided good care for the residents but there is much more needed to be done.
Therefore, I want to ask for your support to donate to the association to build better homes and schools for these residents. Any amount is appreciated. Thanks
About The Charity
All donations will be eligible for tax exemption and it will be included automatically in your tax assessment. Receipts will be mailed out for donations of $50 & above. For donations below $50, you may contact us at [email protected] if you require a copy. As Metta sees the importance in saving the environment, we are gradually going paperless for our receipts to all donors with effect from 1 April 2021 onwards. We thank you for your understanding to walk this journey together to protect the environment that we live in.
Founded in 1992 by Venerable Chao Khun Fa Zhao, Metta Welfare Association was registered as a charity in 1994. Endorsed by the MSF, MOH and MOE, we are a member of the National Council of Social Service, Singapore Hospice Council and Singapore Disability Sports Council.
Compassionate love to share
Brightens hope to those we care
Inspired by the Great Compassionate Vows of The Medicine Buddha, we aim to provide social services for the community, regardless of race or religion.
We are dedicated to delivering social service programmes for individuals and families by collaborating with our donors, partners, vendors and community organisations.
Our social service programmes are classified as follows:
1) Children Care
2) Disability Care
3) Medical Care
4) Special Education
5) Supported Employment for Youth
6) Other Services