Tan En is a dedicated activist for marginalized populations. He has served in a number of influential capacities in the non-profit sector, most notably as a Director of Advocacy at ACRES, a Legislative Assistant for a Member of Parliament, and a Program Manager for the Silent Foundation
Appointment Date: 01 Feb 2018
Su Yuen is an entrepreneur with a passion for democratizing access to opportunities with remote work. Her current startup MomoCentral.com, is an on-demand tech talent platform of human-interviewed, tested and verified developers and designers. Currently the platform has 450+ talents with 1000+ companies hiring, including YCombinator to Series C startups and Fortune 500 companies including Deloitte and Standard Chartered Bank. She has conducted workshops in remote project management at RocketSpace and Alchemist Accelerator.
In her free time, she enjoys finding ways to give back to the community with tech. In March 2016, she created the MomoGivesBack program at MomoCentral - in partnership with Fast Forward - the top US tech non-profit accelerator. Talents on MomoCentral.com have donated thousands of hours to selected non-profits from YCombinator, Google.org and Chan-Zuckerberg Initiative with their tech skills. In June 2019, she was selected for the highly competitive MIT DeepTech Program in Cambridge, Boston.
Eileen started volunteering in 2016 upon completeing school, helping the underserved elderly declutter their homes on a weekly basis with a group of volunteers. Through volunteering, Eileen's passion for helping the underprivileged was ignited, prompting her to make the big move and pursue a career in the non-profit sector. Prior to working at Ray of Hope, Eileen was working in the Education industry. Through working in the non-profit sector, she hopes to be able to help more people in need. In her free time, Eileen also organises events for the underprivileged at childrens' homes.
Alicia has been active in the community and social services sector in various capacities: as board president, advisor, committee member, convenor, programme co-founder, coordinator, kitchen hand and delivery driver. She strongly believes in the power of partnerships and social capital to achieve (even more) positive outcomes for our society.
Appointment Date: 22 Nov 2020
Zainuldin first began his career in media production as a video producer and director before moving into the marketing aspects of digital content. His philosophy centers upon the belief that everyone has a story to tell, no matter how trivial it may seem to be. He hopes that storytelling will kindle a greater empathy towards those in need. He loves cats, the outdoors and relishes in the participation of alternative sports, having competed in the Asian X-Games in 2001 and tournament paintball from 2010-2014.
In 2020, Hana graduated with a Diploma in Social Science (Social Work). After finding her interest in the social service sector, she decided to pursue a career that allows her uplift and empower the lives of individuals in need. In her free time, Hana enjoys doing embroidery while listening to Lo-fi music. She also has a huge interest in the Malay Arts community, specifically in Dikir Barat and Malay Theatre.
Lionel has always had the community at heart and an indefatigable passion towards building wholesome and meaningful experiences for them. In his previous role, he helped develop a community network of ground-up initiatives that served those affected by COVID-19. He hopes that the community network continues to grow and serve those in need while building synergies in his current role as a Volunteer Manager at Ray of Hope. Through his efforts, he hopes to bring that ray of hope and awareness for those whom he has connected and engaged with. Lionel is an avid bouldering enthusiast and in his free time can be found crawling through climbing gyms.
Aisha started off as an audit associate in Deloitte and Touche LLP after her undergraduate studies in Banking and Finance. She found her niche in people management and to find meaning behind numbers through her years in Deloitte. After her years in Deloitte, she decided to serve in a charity which makes an impact in others’ lives. She found meaning behind the funds Ray Of Hope holds and how being an integral part of the financial processes is her calling. Aisha has been an active volunteer during her school days with Singapore Red Cross Society, leading projects as a Red Cross Youth. During her free time, she likes to explore interesting eateries and go on hikes with her friends. Aisha hopes to continue making an impact in the society through Ray of Hope.
In 2021, Elisha graduated from Monash University with first-class honours focusing on Gender Studies and Journalism. Her background in Gender Studies and Journalism influences her understanding of unconventional nuances and how this affects day-to-day interactions and the social organisations we are part of. She believes that recognising this difference allows us to celebrate diversity and progress towards a more inclusive society. Elisha's passion for finding multi-pronged solutions to address the inequality and inequity vulnerable groups face led her to be in the social sector today.