Retired doctor donates $1m to start new charitable trust

The retired doctor has plans to help disadvantaged women and families, and the arts and heritage through his new fund.
The retired doctor has plans to help disadvantaged women and families, and the arts and heritage through his new fund.ST PHOTO: GIN TAY

SINGAPORE - A retired doctor, 80, was so inspired by another retiree's donation of $1 million to start a charitable trust that he did the same thing.

Dr Chua, who declined to give his full name, gave $1 million to start the Bamboo Lotus Fund with the Community Foundation of Singapore (CFS) in July.

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