Christmas wishes come true for over 100 needy children


More than 100 children and their caregivers, and Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) staff volunteers, attended The Boys' Brigade Share-a-Gift 2016 year-end party organised by and held at SPH yesterday. SPH staff fulfilled about 300 wishes from beneficiaries from 13 charities, with the total value of the contributions reaching about $20,000.

In the Share-a-Gift campaign, beneficiaries can request gifts and donors fulfil their wishes.

This year's campaign will run until next Monday. SPH has taken part in the campaign for 11 years.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 13, 2016, with the headline 'Christmas wishes come true for over 100 needy children'. Print Edition | Subscribe