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22nd Exemplary Mother Award: Time to give model mothers their due

Nominations now open; results set for Sept 27

Published on May 10, 2014 8:49 AM
Madam Halimah (centre) chatting with some judges (from left) OCBC remisier Jenny Yeo; People Association's Women Integration Network Council chairman Joanna Portilla; Singapore Council of Women's Organisations president Laura Hwang; Mrs Mary Hoe-Tan, from Hoe Tan Co; and Dr Bibi Jan Ayyub, a counsellor at Cedar Primary. -- PHOTO: BERITA HARIAN

Know a mother who endured hardship and made sacrifices to raise her child?

Nominations for an award honouring such model mothers are now open.

The 22nd Exemplary Mother Award, organised by Muslim society Jamiyah Singapore, was launched yesterday by Speaker of Parliament Halimah Yacob.

Singaporean mothers of all races and religions are invited to participate. Nomination forms can be picked up at community centres or downloaded from the website, http://exemplarymother.jamiyah.org.sg.

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