Wake Up Your Idea! Festival on 21 July at Keat Hong Community Club (KHCC) was made possible by 30 changemakers and their teams.
Some of our social enterprises such as Foreword Coffee, GUILD, and smart guppy conducted workshops to introduce their various social initiatives! Check'em out here!
We also had a series of exciting activities leading up to Wake Up Your Idea! at KHCC. See below for the list of activities which aims to drive a positive impact on the community and environment
ACTIVITIES WE HAD
A series of upskilling workshops and interactive activities were designed to help both aspiring and existing entrepreneurs to scale up their ideas and initiatives.
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL INNOVATION
1 JULY 2018, 3.00PM - 4.00PM
Participants from various backgrounds, such as aspiring entrepreneur, a changemaker, a professional or a community member, came together to learn more about the what and how to come up with truly impactful initiatives!
MARGARET DRIVE TRAIL:
CHANGEMAKING IN THE HEARTLANDS
7 JULY 2018, 9.00AM - 11.30AM
We held an experiential journey in one of Singapore's hot-beds for social innovation: Margaret Drive Estate, in Queenstown. From Seeds Cafe at Rainbow Centre to Citizen Farm, where participants learned more about some of the most exciting and impactful social and environmental initiatives in the heartlands.
CHANGEMAKING: FROM THE INSIDE OUT
14 JULY 2018, 10.00AM - 12.30PM
Participants learn how to build the right foundations and thrive at creating a positive change for yourself and your community! Wholetree Foundation led us in a mindfulness practice. We also got the opportunity to try some snacks and drinks at HRVST Restaurant by Kilter Avenue, which aims to reverse the social stigma of being a vegan and focuses on making vegan food cool and aesthetically appealing.