Co-operatives, also known as regulated social enterprises, are business entities where people voluntarily unite to achieve a common social or economic aim.
On 18 September, Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) will turn 40. For 40 years, SNCF as the apex body of the co-operative movement has been actively engaging the co-operatives in both social and economic development in Singapore. Here is a look back of...
Happy Teachers’ Day to all Singapore’s teachers. Other than having gifts from students and parents, how about gifting yourself a better life through credit co-operatives? Read on to find out more!
Creathon 2021 is a stimulating experience in co-learning and co-development of entrepreneurial skills and insight in specific details of the challenges.
Circuit Breaker Series Quiz showcases of how different youths adapt their lives with the abrupt changes by COVID-19. Stand a chance to win waterproof handphone pouch!
We share with you how you can spend less than $280 in Johor Bahru while having great fun and definitely, great food as a student.
61 days into Phase 2, have you been to retail shops, hotels for staycation to boost the local economy and tourism? Read on to know what I did differently during this unprecedented time
Want to save some money but don’t know where to find affordable food in NUS? We discover the hidden gems for you.
The ‘First of Everything Quiz’ explores the fascinating origins of SNCF and the co-operative movement in Singapore as we know it today.
Global co-operatives came together to celebrate International Day of Co-operatives while raising awareness of Coops Going Green through planting trees among the youths.
Let’s face it. There are only three things on the minds of all University students – Food, Food and Food. No? Just me? Oops. However, for those that agree with me, I am sure you can relate with my eternal struggle of managing a voracious appetite on a shoestring...
Online lectures are seemingly going to be the new way forward in our education. Here we share some tips to survive them and on how to strive in this new adaptation!
Thinking if taking a gap year is something for you? We break down some of the main considerations for you!
Faces of Co-operators Quiz showcases youths who share their passion for promoting the well-being of communities where we live and work this Youth Day 2020!
5 active ways to build a sustainable Singapore from the examples of global co-operatives as well as YOU! You play a part to fight against climate change!
Are you in NUS? Too many camps choices and do not know which one to signup for? Here is a guide for you to decide on a fun experience in various camps.
SNCF explores 5 Telegram channels that NUS students should join, such as NUSSU’s Official Telegram Channel, dateideas Singapore, SG Kiasu Foodies, and more.
Journey to Co-operative Quiz allows youths to know about the local co-operative industry for them through the lens of Learning Journey done by youths.
Newly Co-ops was formed in such a time like this, braving through uncertainty to set up co-ops during COVID-19. Read on to find how couragous they are!
Circuit Breaker is coming to an end on 1st June 2020. Read on to find out what will you miss during this period of time. Wearing mask or safe distancing?
Thrift and loan services are not for just adult, but for students too! If you are interested to know about possible loans for students, read on for more!
FairPrice Xtra @ Vivo City being one of the biggest outlet for FairPrice Xtra brings you an extraordinary experience which you never encounter in all the outlets.
Ever wondered how the backend of the hotel is like? Want to learn more about Seacare Co-operative and the Hotel? This article is for you then!
Ever wondered who the people behind the customer service calls are? Today we went to NTUC Income’s Contact Centre to find out more about these customer service officers, what they do, and how they do it!
A personal account of the fun and enriching learning journey to Wavelink Maritime Institute with Holy Innocents’ High School.
There’s so much more to those void deck childcare centres than meets the eye! On my visit to NTUC First Campus, we saw how NTUC First Campus supports working parents: Not only by providing affordable quality care for their children, but by educating parents as well!
In the month of April 2020 where Singaporeans stay home and stay safe during the Circuit Breaker period, we published the Co-operative Values Series where we shared about the co-operative values that make an individual a caring and productive person and inspire...
There wouldn’t be collaboration. Everybody would just take over everything! Get together and share what you have. Because that is what a co-op is.
Solidarity: strength in unity. Teamwork makes the dreamwork. Only when everyone puts in effort, can the team succeed. That’s how great co-ops are made.
In the Co-operative Values Series, we shared about the co-operative values that will make an individual a caring and productive person and inspire individuals to come together to enhance the betterment of the communities. In this article, we talk about two co-op...
4 weeks of Circuit Breaker in Singapore might inspire many to do things that they usually do not do. Read on to find more about 3 possible things to do.
Democracy: everybody has equal say in a co-op. Nobody is bigger or smaller. Everybody is heard. Even FC Real Madrid is a co-op. And it practices democracy.
Self-responsibility: what is your role in a co-op? Learn about co-ops such as NTUC First Campus Co-operative Ltd. Know what self-responsibility means.
Self-help: what can you earn? You can profit from co-op! Simply be part of a co-op and contribute to it. Who doesn’t love helping themselves?
A co-op is a collaboration. Find out more about the co-op values which include self-help, self-responsibility, democracy, equality, equity and solidarity.
Explore: 4 Famous Brands Which Actually Are Co-operatives In San Francisco, United States of America
We can find cooperatives all over the world, planted among the many stores and businesses we come across. In San Francisco, co-operatives are found in all sorts of industries. Let’s find out more about these enterprises in the U.S.!
A little something for anyone going through a big change.
Other than Mount Fuji, Sashimi and Ramen, Japan has more than what it could offers. Read on to know more about the 3 top places to explore in Kyoto!
Struggling to stay afloat in school? Here are 7 tips to making your school life more manageable from a student studying in Dunman High!
As a Year 5 that has spent my four years in the Dunman High School Chinese Orchestra (DHSCO), my journey has been filled with challenges, but also joy, satisfaction and meaningful relationships. DHSCO has given me a shot at becoming a musician and will continue to do so — this is my story.