3 NUS-affiliated social enterprises making a difference
We are pleased to announce the latest three recipients of the Lotus-NUS Fund – bantu.life, Play Hua Hee and Wellderly – who are taking innovative approaches in making a positive impact on society.
A collaboration between Lotus Life Foundation and NUS Enterprise, the fund awards seed funding of SGD$25,000 to promising NUS affiliated social impact-driven start-ups that are founded by Singaporeans. It helps them to accelerate their business growth towards building a sustainable and scalable social venture. Find out more about this season’s award recipients:
Play Hua Hee
For caregivers and volunteers who struggle to connect with seniors, Play Huahee creates befriending activities and games to help them break the ice and form stronger connections with seniors.
These tools aim to take the stress away from communities who are tasked with planning programmes for seniors. Since its launch, Play Huahee has sold over 800 card games to hospitals, nursing homes and organisations who regularly volunteer with seniors.