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In the Spotlight


Discover true stories of inspiration,
inclusiveness and care captured and
submitted by real-life commuters.


24 Sep 2020

Tower Transit’s first Inclusivity Officer is on a mission to foster a more caring commuting culture


Kishon Chong is changing perceptions on public transport as a wheelchair user and Tower Transit Singapore’s first Customer Experience and Inclusivity Officer
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14 Sep 2020

NUSSU Students and Caring SG Commuters Committee Put Up Appreciation Wall At Kent Ridge


Find out more about the new appreciation wall at Kent Ridge MRT Station!
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09 Sep 2020

A Wristband To Signal Your Willingness To Help


Read more about the Caring SG Commuters wristband!
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Wristband in Action
07 Apr 2020

"COVID-19 Taught Me Singaporeans Are Already Generous": Wally Tham, Co-Founder Of Stand Up For Our Singapore


Wally Tham, co-founder of Stand Up For Our Singapore as well as lead organiser for Valentine's Day distribution event, shares his thoughts on showing care during the COVID-19 outbreak.
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01 Apr 2020

"The Best Valentine's Day I've Had": Youth Corp Singapore Volunteer


To appreciate our frontliners, Youth Corps SG volunteers gave out care packs at Heart Zone @ Outram Park on Valentine's Day!
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Best Valentines
23 Feb 2020

Meet Lester Wong, Undergraduate and Caring Commuter Award 2019 Outstanding Winner


On the evening of 10 July 2019, Mr Lester Wong was taking the train home from work when an elderly commuter fell on the train.
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23 Jan 2020

Meet Constance Wong, Bank Executive and Caring Commuter Award 2019 Winner


Ms Constance Wong was on the train to work in the morning when a pregnant lady suddenly held her hand and told her that she was feeling unwell and needed help.
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Constance Wong
Azman
23 Dec 2019

Meet Noor Azman Rosdi, Technician and Caring Commuter Award 2019 Winner


Mr Noor Azman Rosdi was taking a bus to work at Changi Airport on 25 July 2019 when he spotted a young boy asleep on the same bus and appeared to be alone.
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07 Dec 2019

What Does It Mean To Be A Caring Commuter? Mr Melvin Yong Visits Heart Zone @ Jurong East To Find Out


"It is not just about getting to our destination on time, but also about looking out for others who may be in need while on our daily commute."
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HeartZone 1
Parvitar
23 Nov 2019

Meet Parvitar Singh, National Serviceman and Caring Commuter Award 2019 Winner


On the evening of 29 July 2019, Mr Parvitar Singh spotted a crowd and saw a lady sitting on the floor at the Yishun Temporary Bus Interchange.
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23 Oct 2019

Meet Za'im Akmal Bin Zaini, Secondary School Student and Caring Commuter Award 2019 Winner


On 22 July 2019, Mr Za'im Akman Bin Zaini was waiting for a bus home from the bus stop near West Mall when he was approached by a primary school student, who was crying.
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Zaim Akmal Bin Zaini
Compulsory Seating
07 Oct 2019

Is The Priority Seat An Entitlement?


Last week, I took the MRT and it was quite packed. I am a senior citizen and I had hoped that someone would be kind enough to offer me a seat, as has happened before. But not this time.
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28 Aug 2019

CARE by Hillgrove: Students join the Caring SG Commuters movement with Tower Transit Singapore


Watch Hillgrove Secondary School students show they care at Bukit Batok MRT Station and bus interchange.
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Meet Jason Setok
30 May 2019

Meet Jason Setok, A Visually-Impaired Commuter


"You might be surprised to know that I do rock climbing!"
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03 Apr 2019

CARE by Chung Cheng: Students share why it's still important to offer assistance despite potential rejection


Some 1,200 students from Chung Cheng High School (Yishun) went around the Yishun estate to help elderly commuters at MRT stations and bus interchanges on 6 March.
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Students providing assistance
Meet MrTan
28 Feb 2019

Meet Mr Tan, A Wheelchair-Bound Commuter


Find out more about what it's like to commute on a wheelchair through Mr Tan's personal account.
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07 Dec 2018

CARE Ride @ South West: How An "Auntie, Do You Need Help" Goes A Long Way


A bus ride across generations to foster a caring commuting experience.
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Care Ride at South West