OER Admin Community Service 2016

OER Admin Community Service 2016

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

The Office of Education Research (OER)’s administrative unit held a community service event on 20th December.

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OER administrative staff guiding the children in making Christmas cards

Organised in collaboration with the Society of Sheng Hong Welfare Services (SSHWS), the event sought to bring together SSHWS beneficiaries, namely school-going children from the Hougang Sheng Hong Student Care Centre and elderly from Life Point, for a memorable Christmas celebration.

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Children participating in Christmas-related activities.

To commemorate the festive occasion, the OER administrative team organised several Christmas-related activities for the beneficiaries of SSHWS. Activities planned for the children include a treasure hunt, the making of Christmas cards for the elderly, Christmas caroling and decoration of Christmas trees.

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OER administrative staff and children sing Christmas carols and distribute hand-made Christmas cards to the elderly

The elderly from Life Point arrived later in the day and were greeted with joyous Christmas carols sung by both the children and the OER administrative team. They also received Christmas cards prepared by the children and partook in a joint caroling session.

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Performance by children

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Distribution of gifts to beneficiaries

Following a short tea-break, the children gave two dance performances. The event concluded with the distribution of gifts to the beneficiaries.

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Group photo