We are proud of our students’ efforts in contributing to society and creating impact with what they do.

We encourage them to nurture their passion to make a difference.

Our Initiatives

Nanyang Business School (NBS) Orientation Programme, Inflammaré, has a strong passion for imbuing corporate social responsibility in the freshmen. Every year, the Planning team would come up with projects to meld the dynamic energy of freshmen into a passion for serving a purpose greater than themselves – the community. Over the course of 2 weeks, a Storybooks & Games Donation Drive was conducted for their targeted beneficiaries, The Salvation Army Gracehaven. Gracehaven is a residential home for children and youths who require care, and rehabilitation due to risk behaviors and a lack of parental supervision. 300 books, 20 cards games, and board games were collected, and received in good hands on 21st August 2020. NBS Inflammaré efforts this year are believed to be helpful to those that receive the donations, and the team looks forward to any opportunities in years to come.

Christmas Angels

The Christmas Angels project by Actuarial Science Club (ASC) aimed to bring joy and happiness to underprivileged children in Singapore. In partnership with Children’s Wishing Well, ASC sourced and coordinated with students and staff of NTU and the general public to sponsor a Christmas gift for a child. 

Each gift cost no more than $30.  

The Actuarial Science Club initially targeted 60 gifts for 60 children.   In the end, the ASC was able to provide gifts to 78 children, with some benefactors sponsoring more than one beneficiary.  It was a very encouraging response that helped to liven up Christmas for these 78 children.


Our Stories


Fundraising Campaign for Breast Cancer Foundation

The High Heels Challenge is an event co-organised by NTU MBA Student Executive Committee and Women-in-Business Club, to kick-off the Singapore MBA Dean’s Challenge 2021 while coinciding with International Women’s Day (IWD). The event runs as an awareness campaign through a team relay race challenge, with 45 participants from NTU, NUS and SMU competing to be the fastest team in a 4 x 50m race wearing high heels. All proceeds raised through the campaign were donated to the Singapore Breast Cancer Foundation.

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I survived Covid-19, now I want to help others through tough times

Tough times don’t last. Tough people do. #NBSAlumna, Li Mei (Class of 2014), not only battled the dreaded Coronavirus, but co-founded a ground-up movement called #KampungKakis with inspiration from her own life experience. #KampungKakis is a neighborhood buddy system to support the elderly and low-income families.

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Kampong living… in Kazakhstan

An architect with a Master’s in business, now a farmer. Driven by her desire to offer local farmers a solution to poor harvest caused by harsh weather conditions, Nanyang Business School (NBS) alumna Renee How (Class of 2010) relocated to Kazakhstan to manage the country’s first aquaponics greenhouse.

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Forces of Change

Rebekah Lin and Cheryl Chong: Forces of Change

“We’ve been volunteering and doing our projects individually and we decided to do something to challenge the myth that youths today do not care about the community,” Rebekah Lin (left) and Cheryl Chong founded The Social Co to create a movement of positive social impact by young people

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Endorsement from Participants

Loke Jian Hao_Accountancy

Spread the joy of reading

I think that the event was a meaningful one because we get to give the students from lower-income or those who are less fortunate books to read...

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Wei Jin_Accountancy

Cheer up kids

I am sure the books and board games donated will be of great help and cheer up a lot of the kids who need them more...

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The company we keep

NBS CSR Partners

Past Events

Art For Hearts

Art for Heart’s Sake

NTU NBS Alumni Association and Very Special Arts (VSA) Singapore jointly presents Art for Heart’s Sake, an art jamming workshop led by a differently abled artist. Held in conjunction with National Giving Week 2019, Art for Heart’s Sake supports VSA’s efforts to provide differently-abled persons with employment opportunities. The event supports VSA’s ALIVE programme (Arts for Livelihood and Employment) which aims to offer lifelong learning and career opportunities for people with disabilities. The painting experience supports a good cause and is meant to be a fun day of interaction and bonding amongst participants. Alumni are welcome to gather friends and family (children need to be 5 years old and above to participate) to sign up in groups. Art materials will be provided for participants.