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.
Culture shock: The sense of confusion and uncertainty sometimes with feelings of anxiety that may affect people exposed to an alien culture or environment without adequate preparation. To say that I experienced culture shock when I first stepped into Dunman High...
With the bubble tea craze where you see millennials queueing for the highly raved Tiger Sugar, Xinfutang and The Alley, you will undoubtedly think of its origin: Taiwan. The motherland of bubble tea might be one of Taiwan’s tourist attractions, but this country has...
CREATHON 2020 was organised by the Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) on 18 to 19 January this year. Being the first ever co-operative business challenge organised in Singapore, Creathon was significant as it helped introduce the concept of...
2019 has been a ride for SNCF Campus and Youth Team. How has it been treating the team? Read on to find out more of what the team has done!
Grace left her comfort in Singapore to Nepal for her 2-weeks of Community Service Project during her first year in SMU. Read on to see how she give her all through teaching, playing and painting for the children!
Here are 5 tips on how to pitch a business idea! You will never know when the opportunity will arise to pitch an idea. A pitch could make or break your business.
A business plan is a formal written document of your business’ future, indicating your business goals and how these goals can be attained.
My visit to Japan, Osaka, was during the transition from Spring to Summer in May of 2018. I absolutely adore Osaka! The food, the shopping, the weather, the food. There were many highlights on this trip so here’s a list of places I would highly recommend:
Ever feel like stuck in your business ideas generation stage? SCOOP is guiding you 6 ways on how to brainstorm your business ideas!
1. What are defined as social issues? Social issues are problems that influence a considerable number of individuals within a society. It is often a consequence of factors beyond the individual's control or social environment. Some example of social issues in...
Last call for Creathon 2020’s registration in 2 weeks time! Stand a chance to win $4,000 and a start up opportunity for open category! $400 for school category!
Have you ever wonder what to do in Queenstown? Not the Queenstown in Singapore. SCOOP brings you the Top 5 things to do in Queenstown, New Zealand.
This weekend, the Singapore National Co-operative Federation will be kicking off their 3-day carnival as a grand finale to a year-long series of pop-art events. Happening from 18 – 20 Oct, the carnival will be graced by President Halimah Yacob where there will be a...
We can only say, the Future is full of endless possibilities. Co-operatives or co-ops were formed in 1925 due to the lack of access to loans and savings then. People resorted to borrowing from money-lenders and were burdened by exorbitant interest rates, and by...
6 reasons for you to participate in Creathon 2020 which help you to broaden your perspectives about setting up a business through the lens of co-operatives!
Image credit: @shsim Are we really better together? Yes. That’s our answer. "Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much." – Helen Keller A simple search in Google for quotes on the phase, “Better Together” would easily populate more...
Have you ever visit Moscow before? Read on at SCOOP Portal to find out about the 5 happening in Moscow, Russia during Winter!
You have heard about POLWEL Coop’s Winny Soong from Faces of Co-operators. What about from the Holy Innocents’ High School’s students’ experience?
Here are the 4 criteria to join Creathon 2020! Be inspired to click on the sign up button with your friends to win attractive prizes and experience!
CREATHON 2020 is a competition where teams compete to develop surprising and innovative solutions for social challenges.
Annyeonghasaeyo! To celebrate the end of 3 long years studying in a polytechnic, my close friends and I took a graduation trip to Korea for 10 days! It was the first time we had to plan an entire itinerary ourselves and had to keep in mind our tight budget. 10 days...
Are you young, fearless and growing youth like Winny Soong, one of our Faces of Co-operators? Read on to find out how she juggles between work and studies in POLWEL!
As part of Singapore National Co-operative Federation (SNCF) efforts’ to commemorate Singapore Bicentennial, a year-long event has been organised to create awareness of the Singapore Co-operative Movement. This is the third in a series of four art-themed pop-ups...
Everybody loves firefighting! Here is a peek inside a fire simulator and know more about a role of firefighter on our Learning Journey to COSEM.
ICA Asia and Pacific Committee on Youth Co-operation (ICYC) is inviting YOU to join the Global Youth Cooperative Webinar 2.0 on Transforming Education on International Youth Day.
Group projects is inevitable in your life. From secondary school, to college, to universities and even when you enter the work force. Group projects can be a challenge to many, especially to students. In a group project your grades are not entirely up to your own individual expertise or skills.
Let me share with you 6 Things you should do in Bali!
As a student, living on a student allowance may not be easy but it is possible. In this article, we will be sharing 4 ways to stretch your dollar as a student. Read on to find out how to be savvy with money and stretch your allowance by spending less and saving more!
(Image Source: Space Objekt) Singapore National Co-operative Federation’s (SNCF) latest Pop-Art installation themed “Stretch Your Dollar‘’ presents an enchanting experience for everyone, where heritage and design all come together. With gigantic structures,...
I’ve a confession to make. Before I even became a freshie, I scoured through NUSWhispers and all the other confession pages, reading about the experiences of students, their complaints (or good experiences) with modules, group mates and anything under the sun. And...
SNCF had the privilege of bringing 40 students from the Holy Innocents’ High School for a Learning Journey to AUPE Credit Co-op.
Street food is the foundation of many modern dishes we have today. If you’re a food junkie like me, street food is the perfect place to truly experience the identity and culture of a country. Street food is everywhere! In countries like Thailand, you can literally find street food in every corner of the street
Want to know how to zhng your running interestingly? Read on to know the 5 ways on how to zhng my running to make it more enduring!
Containing 7,671 islands, Philippines is one of the largest island nations in the world. Philippines offers a wide variety of go to holiday places, such as world famous beach, Boracay and popular whale sight-seeing spot Oslob in Cebu.