WoonHung is a Singapore-based design studio built on the values of renewability and sustainability. Founded in 2004 by Yvonne Chia, a visual merchandiser-turned-jewellery designer, it supports cottage industries and traditional craft.
ON THE COVER
Fashioning the Future
WoonHung is a Singapore-based design studio built on the values of renewability and sustainability.
Bonding through Clay
Master potter Iskandar Jalil shares how he brings communities together through a love of ceramics.
Young at Heart
Singapore Red Cross secretary general and CEO Benjamin William on transforming Singaporean youth into global humanitarians.
Connecting the World
SIF Connects! brings Singaporean and world communities together to contribute to positive change.
More than Words
Abdul Khaeer Mohammed Mohsin, editor of Bengali newspaper Banglar Kantha, on finding purpose and a sense of belonging in Singapore.
Singapore’s Heart and Soul Through Japanese Eyes
Three Japanese capture a slice of life in Singapore through a book project on HDB flats.
Stories Worth Telling
Singaporean Jean Loo engages different creative mediums to spotlight social causes in Asia.
The Art of Healing
Singaporean and Malaysian communities leverage the arts to promote healing through art platform CausewayEXchange.
Water is Life
Singapore-based social enterprise Ecosoftt provides holistic water management solutions to improve the lives of marginalised communities.
Craft for Change
Social enterprise Nomad helps disadvantaged artisans find new markets for their traditional craft.
Singapore start-up Tware creates a wearable touch technology vest to help those with anxiety and related conditions.
A Better Way to Build
Singapore company NeWall Tech makes eco-friendly wall panels from concrete waste.
Social enterprise Freedom Cups empowers women in remote communities by educating them about their menstrual cycles.
Get into the Act
SIF celebrated International Volunteer Day with volunteers, partners and friends.
Making a Difference Where it Counts
SIF report highlights the intangible contributions of its volunteers to overseas communities.
The Valiant Dreamer
Singaporean doctor Tam Wai Jia has dedicated her life to helping others lead more fulfilled lives.
Lighting Up Lives
Volunteer project Growing Love Over the World helps children from an Indonesian orphanage find hope.
OUR BETTER WORLD
Hope and Healing Through Art
Non-profit organisation Artsolute works with youth in the Philippines to uplift lives through art.
Words with Friends
Singaporeans and migrant workers bond through English classes offered by a community group.
Singapore from Above
Photographer Joel Chia’s aerial images present an alternative perspective of Singapore’s beauty.