Food4Seniors by Strongsilvers

Food4Seniors w/o Tech

Campaign Description: Helping buy meals for elderly who don’t know how to use food delivery apps to keep them safe

Merchant: Strongsilvers in collaboration with local hawkers

Unit Price: $5.00

Relevant Causes: Elderly, Lower-Income

Geographical Area: Islandwide

Charities: St Joseph’s Home (Jurong West), Moonlight Home for the Aged and Handicapped (Telok Kurau & Yio Chu Kang), Irene Nursing Home (Jalan Ampas), Adventist Home for the Elders (Kim Keat Avenue)

About The Campaign

Hi all, we are from Strongsilvers, an online community to help seniors with technological woes. With Singapore going into Heightened Measures, we are looking to raise S$10,000 to bring food delivery for over 2000 seniors supported by charities such as St Joseph’s Home and Irene Nursing Home, who may not know how to use food delivery apps & are facing financial difficulties. 

We will be ordering from Hawkers listed in the Hawkers United 2020 Group, so that the seniors get the familiar taste and support the local hawker scene at the same time.

Distribution Details:

  • St Joseph’s Home (36 Jurong West Street 24, Singapore 648141) – 196 beds
  • Moonlight Home for the Aged and Handicapped (No. 134 Lorong J Telok Kurau, Singapore 425962) – 15 beds
  • Moonlight Home for the Aged and Handicapped (No. 156 Yio Chu Kang Road, Singapore 545610) – 24 beds
  • Irene Nursing Home (11 Jalan Ampas, Singapore 329514) – 57 beds
  • Adventist Home for the Elders (195 Kim Keat Avenue, #01-294, Singapore 310195) – 26 beds

Current Progress

Progress Bar (Last Updated: 29/07/2021 00:00)

$2,510 / $10,000 25.1%

Campaign Update Feed

29 July: Campaign Ended! Thank you for your support!

12 July: We crossed 30% in our Funding Goal! This means over 600 meals being made available!

29 June: We are inviting volunteers across the nation to help facilitate the disbursing of food to seniors!

18 Jun: Confirmed a partnership with with a Food Centre to further reduce the prices of the meals and to provide more food to seniors!

07 Jun: First distribution drive completed with Irene Nursing Home (see Gallery below)

2 Jun: Confirmed Grab onboard as a logistics partner!

2 Jun: Featured in Vulcan Post! (read more)

30 May: First distribution drive completed with Moonlight Home (see Gallery below)

23 May: We crossed 20% in our Funding Goal! This means over 400 meals being made available!

20 May: We are close to securing a charity collaboration!

19 May: Completed 7 donors. Thank you and keep them rolling in! Share this page with friends and family 🙂

18 May: Campaign Launched!

17 May: Campaign Created!

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About Strongsilvers

Strongsilvers is an online community to help seniors with technological woes. We enable seniors to re-discover their talents, be engaged with content that matter, and help brands and advertisers reach the silver generation by creating a community of senior content creators, influencers, and talents.

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