Racing for an amazing 'raise'

Fund-raiser in style of The Amazing Race pulls in donations for association of people with visual disabilities

A group of visually impaired go-getters had one goal in mind when they took part in an Amazing Race-style dash on Saturday - raise bucket-loads of cash for the Singapore Association of the Visually Handicapped (SAVH).

The event, Festive Season Amazing "Raise", was organised to achieve another aim as well - to let people with regular sight experience what it is like to be visually impaired.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on January 13, 2020, with the headline 'Racing for an amazing 'raise''. Print Edition | Subscribe