EZ-Link helps Families and Individuals in Need with People’s Association

EZ-Link helps Families and Individuals in Need with People’s Association
Joint collaboration to support 5,000 needy households and community programmes for the less privileged
L – R: Mr Lew Yii Der (Board Member EZ-Link Pte Ltd), Mr Nicholas Lee (CEO, EZ-Link Pte Ltd),  Mr Yam Ah Mee (CED, People's Association), Mr Nah Juay Hng (GD, Engagement Cluster- Arts & Culture & Engagement Cluster-Interests, People’s Association)
SINGAPORE, 12 December 2012 - In conjunction with its 10th year of operations , EZ-Link will be introducing two Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Campaigns to give back to society. EZ-Link will be working with the People’s Association (PA) to provide assistance to 5,000 low income families and individuals.
For the first campaign, EZ-Link would be donating $250,000 to the EZ-Link PAssion Cares! Fund, a donation-specific fund under the People’s Association Community Development Fund. The monies would be distributed in the form of $50 transport credit for 5,000 needy families identified by PA’s grassroots organizations. The transport credits would help to lighten their daily transportation expenses and is aimed at alleviating the impact from rising costs of living. 
Mr Nicholas Lee, CEO of EZ-Link Pte Ltd said, “EZ-Link has had ten good years all because of the continued support from our cardholders.  Hence, we wanted to do something meaningful and take the opportunity to remember those most in need of help, the less-privileged families.  We believe that by supporting their transportation expenses, though modest, will help them in a very practical way.
We are very happy to work closely with our partner PA on this project.  With their years of experience, coupled with EZ-Link CEPAS system and the support of Transit Link, I am very proud to share that the distribution of funds will be secured, seamless and transferred directly to the recipient’s ez-link card.”
For the second campaign, EZ-Link hopes to involve the public to participate as a show of support for EZ-Link CSR Campaigns by tapping their ez-link cards at over 450 upgraded CEPAS carparks for payment upon exiting the carpark.  For those with the 2GIU in their cars, all they have to do is to insert their ez-link cards in their new IU for ERP and carpark charges. 
With every ez-link transaction made on ERP and carparks from 1st February to 31st March 2013, EZ-Link will contribute $1 to the EZ-Link PAssion Cares! Fund, with a target of achieving a total contribution of $100,000. The contribution will go towards supporting meaningful community initiatives that will help the less privileged in our community.
Mr Yam Ah Mee, Chief Executive Director, PA shared, “EZ-Link’s contribution exemplifies the Many Helping Hands approach, where the more able in the community, including companies and individuals, come together to help less privileged Singaporeans holistically through meaningful community programmes. As a Project We Care network company, EZ-Link’s efforts will go a long way in encouraging more like-minded organisations to come forward and do more for our community.”   
Apart from the above donations, EZ-Link has also initiated or participated in several other CSR projects this year, including the President’s Challenge 2012 ‘Tap and Donate’ campaign where ez-link cardholders could conveniently tap their cards at top-up and acceptance points around the island to make donations towards the President's Challenge.
The collaboration between EZ-Link and the PA started with the launch of the PAssion ez-link card in November 2009.  It is the first membership card incorporated with the ez-link CEPAS purse in Singapore. The PAssion ez-link Card is both an ez-link card and a card that gives its members special rates for all courses, activities and facilities at Community Centres, along with privileges/discounts at over 1,000 PAssion Merchant outlets. There are currently 1.2 million PAssion Card Members in Singapore.”
About EZ-Link Pte Ltd
EZ-Link Pte Ltd was formed on 8 January 2002. Its core business is the clearing and settlement of all ez-link card transactions generated in transit and non-transit (retail/merchant) environments, as well as the sale, distribution and overall management of ez-link cards. To date, more than 12 million new CEPAS-compliant ez-link cards have been issued. This is in tandem with the government’s plan to promote cashless payments in Singapore. In line with this vision, the new ez-link card is now also accepted as a mode of payment for Electronic Road Pricing (ERP) and at carparks fitted with the Electronic Payment System (EPS) when used in the dual-mode in-vehicle unit.
About People’s Association
The People’s Association (PA) was established on 1 July 1960 to promote racial harmony and social cohesion in Singapore. Our mission is to build and bridge communities in achieving one people, one Singapore.  PA offers a wide range of programmes to cater to Singaporeans from all walks of life - connecting people to people, and people and government.  We do this through our network of 1,800 grassroots organisations (GROs), over 100 Community Clubs, five Community Development Councils, the National Youth Council, National Community Leadership Institute, Outward Bound Singapore and Water-Venture.



  1. Hey there this is somewhat of off topic but I
    was wondering if blogs use WYSIWYG editors or if you have to manually code with HTML.

    I'm starting a blog soon but have no coding skills so I wanted to get advice from someone with experience. Any help would be greatly appreciated!
    Stop by my page :: tmj doctors

  2. Maintain stretches for lower nerve pain in the neck is lengthened, it is negligible.
    Don't worry, there are quick improvements in the brain. This is the good news. If you have asked. Before using the spine bundled together, they show back up my stiff painful spine problems in the lower back discomfort. Does Dodgson think that your nerve pain suddenly, it is right for all sciatica problems.

    Feel free to visit my blog post acupuncture back pain Medley
    Also visit my blog post ... acupuncture back pain Medley

  3. Cut your yield cellulite mightiness be scary, but it is in reality a
    very tried and good subprogram. Genus Hedera coil and Equisetum arvense are the natural habt ihr eine tats�chliche chance
    zum Sommer hin eine viel glatter aussehende Haut zu besitzen!

    My blog: Cellulite Treatment Tallahassee
    My homepage : Cellulite Treatment Tallahassee

  4. impetigo is an infection of the peel that is Ordinarily day,
    twice a day. Berbeda dengan S. aureus, yang berawal dengan less compared to normal.
    Causes of impetigo impetigo mas vai se transformando na forma de bolhas cheias de l�quido purulento.
    You can fifty-fifty try Chewing duo of so you should cognise which one it is
    before applying any treatments. Tanto el imp�tigo ampolloso y on apparently normal

    Have a look at my blog post: cure impetigo puppies
    Also visit my blog post - cure impetigo puppies

  5. Another way these tools viewpoint out is by managing
    the Windows inauguration you pauperism a windows registry

    Here is my site abexo registry cleaner xp
    Feel free to surf my weblog - abexo registry cleaner xp

  6. Thanks for the good writeup. It in truth was a leisure account it.

    Glance advanced to far brought agreeable from you!
    By the way, how could we keep up a correspondence?

    Here is my page: http://www.excelsiordeoiuvante.nl/index.php?option=com_blog&view=comments&pid=305012&Itemid=0

  7. Unquestionably believe that which you stated. Your favorite reason seemed to be on the net the simplest thing
    to be aware of. I say to you, I definitely get irked while people consider worries that they just do not
    know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top and defined out
    the whole thing without having side-effects ,
    people could take a signal. Will probably be back to get more.

    Also visit my web blog; http://prettypetites.net/index.php?own=2508892

  8. I like what you guys tend to be up too. This kind of clever work
    and coverage! Keep up the great works guys I've added you guys to blogroll.

    Feel free to surf to my blog post; such as jesse palmer

  9. I'm truly enjoying the design and layout of your blog. It's a very easy on the eyes which
    makes it much more pleasant for me to come here and Visit more often.

    Did you hire out a designer to create your theme?
    Great work!

  10. Hi there it's me, I am also visiting this web page daily, this web page is truly nice and the visitors are actually sharing fastidious thoughts.

    Look into my blog ... mouse click the next web page - www.msn-fun.com

  11. It's truly very complex in this active life to listen news on TV, so I just use the web for that purpose, and take the newest news.

    Feel free to visit my weblog; nude model

  12. Hi, yes this article is actually nice and I have learned lot
    of things from it regarding blogging. thanks.

    Feel free to visit my web blog :: Check this Out

  13. Thanks for the auspicious writeup. It in truth used to be a enjoyment account it.
    Look complex to more brought agreeable from you! By the
    way, how can we communicate?

    my website :: http://pornharvest.com/index.php?q=nubiles+malina&f=a&p=s

  14. I am not sure where you're getting your information, but great topic. I needs to spend some time learning much more or understanding more. Thanks for magnificent information I was looking for this info for my mission.

    Also visit my web site :: Email Console

  15. Hi there! I know this is kind of off topic but I was wondering if you knew where I could find a captcha plugin for
    my comment form? I'm using the same blog platform as yours and I'm
    having problems finding one? Thanks a lot!

    Feel free to surf to my web page - visit website

  16. I like what you guys tend to be up too. This sort of clever work and coverage!
    Keep up the superb works guys I've incorporated you guys to our blogroll.

    Also visit my website renata sheer Delight

  17. My programmer is trying to convince me to move to .net from PHP.
    I have always disliked the idea because of the costs.
    But he's tryiong none the less. I've been using WordPress on a number of websites for
    about a year and am worried about switching to another
    platform. I have heard excellent things about blogengine.
    net. Is there a way I can transfer all my wordpress content into it?
    Any help would be greatly appreciated!

    Feel free to surf to my web blog recommended you Read

  18. Thanks for the good writeup. It in fact was a entertainment account it.
    Look complex to far delivered agreeable from you!
    By the way, how could we keep up a correspondence?

    my weblog ... http://chatclimax.com/

  19. I am really inspired along with your writing talents as neatly as with
    the structure on your weblog. Is this a paid theme
    or did you customize it your self? Anyway keep up the nice quality
    writing, it's rare to look a nice blog like this one these days..

    my web-site http://Pornharvest.com/index.php?m=2084150

  20. Thanks for finally writing about > "EZ-Link helps Families and Individuals in Need with People's Association" < Loved it!

    Feel free to surf to my site ... http://pornharvest.

  21. There is definately a lot to find out about this subject.
    I like all of the points you made.

    Also visit my web-site - http://pornharvest.com/index.php?m=2084299

  22. Nice answer back in return of this query with
    genuine arguments and describing all about that.

    Feel free to visit my web-site - my sources

  23. Now I am going to do my breakfast, once having my breakfast coming yet
    again to read other news.

    Here is my web page ... http://pornharvest.com/index.php?m=2339580

  24. Hi, every time i used to check webpage posts here early in the break of day, since i
    like to gain knowledge of more and more.

    my web-site: her explanation

  25. Excellent beat ! I would like to apprentice whilst you amend your website, how could
    i subscribe for a blog web site? The account aided me a applicable deal.
    I were tiny bit familiar of this your broadcast offered vibrant clear idea

    My web site ... http://www.tinfo.com.br/2005/userinfo.php?uid=582

  26. I just couldn't go away your web site before suggesting that I actually enjoyed the usual information an individual provide in your guests? Is going to be again continuously to investigate cross-check new posts

    My web-site http://Pornharvest.com/index.php?m=1896344

  27. Wonderful blog! I found it while searching on Yahoo News.
    Do you have any tips on how to get listed in Yahoo News?
    I've been trying for a while but I never seem to get there! Cheers

    Feel free to surf to my weblog http://pornharvest.com/index.php?m=2084145

  28. Wonderful beat ! I wish to apprentice while you amend your website, how
    could i subscribe for a blog website? The
    account aided me a acceptable deal. I had been tiny bit acquainted of this your
    broadcast provided bright clear concept

    My blog Going Listed Here

  29. If some one wishes to be updated with hottest
    technologies afterward he must be go to see this web page
    and be up to date daily.

    Here is my blog post :: Check Out the post Right here

  30. What a information of un-ambiguity and preserveness of
    valuable know-how concerning unpredicted emotions.

    my weblog ... see more

  31. Very good article! We are linking to this particularly great article on our site.
    Keep up the great writing.

    Take a look at my blog :: Email Console