The President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards (PVPA) is the pinnacle award and platform to recognize individuals, organizations and leaders that have achieved excellence in giving.
These awards represent the highest honour for giving to the community and are conferred by the President of the Republic of Singapore. It is organised annually by the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC), who is the steward of the City of Good vision, with support from the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY). (Source: CityOfGood)
When Agape Connecting People was given the opportunity to set up and man the National Care Hotline, without any second thoughts, Anil David mobilized his team, trained and prepared their staff in just 10 days. An action not for recognition but because of the need to step up during the Covid-19 pandemic.
He still wonders who it was that nominated him for the President’s Volunteerism and Philanthropy Award, which he received at the Istana on October 16, 2020.
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