The Difference Maker:
Dr R Theyvandran
“There are many stories I could tell you of the members we have ‘rescued’ from the brink of bankruptcy and..."
Touching Lives: Students Impacted Beyond The Classroom
Disengaged and unmotivated – that was the reputation of the group of 20 Secondary Three students who was first batch to join the Holy Innocents’ High School Coop Club.
The Hidden Potential of Co-operative Platforms
So why are the biggest winners not the peers, but the founders of Uber, Airbnb and Facebook? Why concentrate money and power in the hands of a few, on the backs of the many?
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The Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) is the apex body of Singapore's Co-operative Movement, and secretariat of the Central Co-operative Fund (CCF). Formed in 1980 with the aim of championing Singapore's co-operative movement, the apex body represents 99% of co-operative members in Singapore. Today, the Movement boasts a base of more than 1.4 million members. SNCF aims to promote and develop co-operatives as sustainable enterprises that address the social and economic needs through the co-operative principle of self and mutual help, so as to foster a more resilient society. SNCF is a member of the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) and the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU). It enjoys co-operative relationship with the United Nations, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and other International and regional bodies. For more information on SNCF and the Singapore Co-op movement, visit www.sncf.coop