Silent Heroes
Running several volunteering initiatives, passionately

Running several volunteering initiatives, passionately

27 May 2020  • 4 mins readShare Singapore Silent Hero strives to recognises ordinary, everyday Singaporeans and permanent residents for their extraordinary humanity and compassion towards people, causes, and missions. One such individual is Durga. Durga,...

Positive mindset begins -Silent Hero Aminur Rasyid

Positive mindset begins -Silent Hero Aminur Rasyid

30 April 2020  •  2 mins readShare A positive mindset for me begins with knowing and believing that we are not in this alone. Being isolated in our homes is something that in a way, goes against human nature; the need and the want to socialise, interact...

Young S’porean’s covid relief efforts in France

Young S’porean’s covid relief efforts in France

30 April 2020  •  3 mins readShare COVID-19 has shown the best aspect of Singaporeans. We have rallied to support those in need & provided encouragement to our frontlines.There are also Singaporeans overseas who are supporting COVID-19 relief efforts in...

Foo Say Thye – 2019 SG Silent Hero

Foo Say Thye – 2019 SG Silent Hero

1 September 2019  •  3 mins readShare Foo Say Thye Outstanding Adults Category Winner - 2019 Nominated by: - In his “past life”, Mr Foo Say Thye was an institutional stock dealer, caught up in the ups and downs of the stock market, always on his toes, and...

Yoke Mooi, Rowena Leong – 2019 SG Silent Hero

Yoke Mooi, Rowena Leong – 2019 SG Silent Hero

1 September 2019  •  3 mins readShare Yoke Mooi, Rowena Leong Pioneers of Promise Category Winner - 2019 Nominated by: - Ms Rowena Leong Yoke Mooi started volunteering with May Wong Sheltered Centre at Bukit Merah in 1995, providing counselling, cooking and...

Aminur Rasyid Mohamed Anwar – 2019 SG Silent Hero

Aminur Rasyid Mohamed Anwar – 2019 SG Silent Hero

1 September 2019  •  3 mins readShare Aminur Rasyid Mohamed AnwarInspiring Youth Category Winner - 2019 Nominated by: - During his schooling days, Mr. Aminur Rasyid Mohamed Anwar struggled to do well academically. However, he was given the opportunity to...

Dr. Bhavani Sriram – 2019 SG Silent Hero

Dr. Bhavani Sriram – 2019 SG Silent Hero

1 September 2019  •  3 mins readShare Dr. Bhavani Sriram Hearts of Humanity Category Winner - 2019 Nominated by: - Many persons with disabilities (PwDs) today are underserved medically because doctors have great difficulty communicating with them, either due...

Jeremy Tong – 2019 SG Silent Hero

Jeremy Tong – 2019 SG Silent Hero

1 September 2019  •  3 mins readShare Jeremy TongInspiring Youth Category Winner - 2019 Nominated by: - At the age of 29, Jeremy Tong is the youngest Singaporean to attempt Mount Everest twice.Despite failing in his first attempt on Mount Everest in 2017, he...

Mr. Tan Kok Sing – 2018 SG Silent Hero

Mr. Tan Kok Sing – 2018 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2018  •  2 mins readShare Mr. Tan Kok Sing Pioneer of Promise Category Winner - 2018 Nominated by: Ms. Debbie Lee At the grand old age of 93, Mr Tan Kok Sing (known as ‘Chen Bo’ to many) is an inspiration for an active lifestyle.  Mr Tan founded...

Yuvan Mohan – 2018 SG Silent Hero

Yuvan Mohan – 2018 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2018  •  2 mins readShare Yuvan Mohan Inspiring Youth Category Winner - 2018 Nominated by: Priscilla Gan Yuvan Mohan is the Chief Curator at Young ChangeMakers, an initiative by the National Youth Council, through which he has been giving youths...

Ms Nirmala Murugaian – 2018 SG Silent Hero

Ms Nirmala Murugaian – 2018 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2018  •  2 mins readShare Ms Nirmala Murugaian Outstanding Adult Category Winner - 2018 Nominated by:  S Devendran Nirmala Murugaian is the founding director of Child@Street 11, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing young children...

Ron Tan Zi Kai – 2018 SG Silent Hero

Ron Tan Zi Kai – 2018 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2018  •  2 mins readShare Mr. Ron Tan Zi Kai Hearts of Humanity (Care & Disabilities) Category Winner - 2018 Nominated by: Singapore International Foundation Ron Tan is an example of not letting personal disabilities get in the way of...

Atul Ramesh Deshpande – 2017 SG Silent Hero

Atul Ramesh Deshpande – 2017 SG Silent Hero

19 September 2017  •  2 mins readShare Atul Ramesh Deshpande Outstanding Adult Category Winner - 2017Nominated by: Mr Selua Sundram Yoga is a big business in Singapore. However Aturl Ramesh Deshpande looks at Yoga as a means to help others. For the past 20...

Gemma Angela Fernandez – 2017 SG Silent Hero

Gemma Angela Fernandez – 2017 SG Silent Hero

19 September 2019  •  2 mins readShare Gemma Angela Fernandez Outstanding Adult Category Winner - 2017Nominated by: Ms Huiying Hannah Huang Although working at the Institute of Mental Health (IMH), Gemma goes beyond the call of duty to help her patients. One...

Oh Siew May – 2017 SG Silent Hero

Oh Siew May – 2017 SG Silent Hero

19 September 2017  •  2 mins readShare Ms. Oh Siew May Hearts of Humanity Category (Care & Disabilities) Winner - 2017 Nominated by Ms Nakeisha Tan Siew May has had cerebral palsy since young. Yet she has not let this hold her back and had defied all...

The Restroom Association Singapore – 2016 SG Silent Hero

The Restroom Association Singapore – 2016 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2016  •  2 mins readShare The Restroom Association Singapore Environmental (Organisation) Category Winner - 2016....., Chairperson Nominated by: As a non-profit organization which advocates for clean public toilets, the Restroom Association...

Bringing Love to Every Single Soul (BLESS) – 2016 SG Silent Hero

Bringing Love to Every Single Soul (BLESS) – 2016 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2016  •  2 mins readShare Bringing Love to Every Single Soul - BLESS Youth (Institutional) Category WinnerFrancesca Wah, Chairperson Nominated by:  Being a non-profit organisation that actively engages the community with a vision to engage,...

Jeyamany Overithi – 2016 SG Silent Hero

Jeyamany Overithi – 2016 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2016  •  2 mins readShare Jeyamany Overithi Pioneers category Winner - 2016 Nominated by: Mdm. Jeyamany, a grandmother, is an easy going, good natured personality and she enjoys meeting and interacting with people with all walks of life. Jeya,...

Gurusamy Intrany – 2016 SG Silent Hero

Gurusamy Intrany – 2016 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2016  •  2 mins readShare Gurusamy Intrany Pioneers category Winner - 2016 Nominated by: Mdm Gurusamy Intrany, an astrologer, age 65, had to divorce her husband in 1979. As a single parent, she had to raise her 4 children together with her...

Josiah Ng – 2016 SG Silent Hero

Josiah Ng – 2016 SG Silent Hero

28 September 2016  •  2 mins readShare Josiah Ng Youth Category Winner - 2016 Nominated by: Josiah is a videographer who shoots videos to get people thinking about the many inhumane ways of others. During the haze situation in 2013 where there was a shortage...

Singapore Silent Heroes


The Silent Heroes Award Presentation is an annual ceremony organised by CAS – Civilians Association (Singapore). The aim of the award is to recognise ordinary, everyday Singaporeans and permanent residents for their extraordinary humanity and compassion towards people, causes, and missions.

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Recognising humanity with an award that expresses gratitude of our society for their kindness towards fellow individuals, families, community and environment. Through this award, we look forward to inspiring more to become Silent Heroes. Someday soon, everyone shall be a Silent Hero, not only in Singapore but globally.