About Campaignends 31 Dec 2019, 11:59 PM
Jack Lim is an avid runner and swimmer who enjoys sharing and engaging people from all walks of life. He is an anchor member of Ridge Runners - a local home-grown ground-up exercise community for fellowship and a life style to #keepfitlivehealthy.
Having travelled widely as a global citizen and had immersed himself in many local cultures and people, he plays an active role in sharing and caring for his fellow community mates, friends and family.
By participating in this challenge, he hopes to reach out to like-mind individuals on our beloved island state and urge more come forward to help one another and less privileged to reach their fullest potential together.
About the Charity
The President's Challenge is an annual community outreach and fundraising campaign for charities selected every year by the President's Office. It is a call to all Singaporeans in doing their part in building a more caring and inclusive society.
Initiated in 2000 by former President S R Nathan, the Challenge represents the coming together of people from all walks of life, to help the less fortunate. In 2012, under the leadership of former President Tony Tan Keng Yam, the Challenge was expanded to go beyond fundraising by including volunteerism and social
In 2018, President Halimah Yacob announced a $10 million fund (Empowering For Life Fund) which will empower vulnerable groups through skills upgrading, capacity-building and employment. Visit http://www.pc.org.sg/WhoWeSupport to find out about the benefiting organisations supported by President's Challenge this year. 100% of the donations received go towards the charities we support.