Singapore

Beyond Us 2014 – Pizza-making with Care Community Services Society
March 2014 | Singapore
Enthusiastic volunteers from Group Finance in Deutsche Bank Singapore spent their Thursday afternoon at a pizza-making session with children from Care Community Services Society (CCSS) on March 20 at Pastamania, a pasta and pizza restaurant. more

Tour de Singapore with aidha
February 2014 | Singapore
To kick off 2014 with a bang, on Sunday, 16 February Deutsche Bank partnered with aidha – a non-profit organisation dedicated to ending the cycle of poverty for domestic workers through financial literacy and entrepreneurship – along with other financial institutions, to hold the Tour de Singapore bike ride. It was a huge success for aidha, with 130 cyclists touring 50, 100 and 120 kilometre distances all over Singapore. The riders started at 5:00 am and finished around noon at East Coast Park. aidha raised over SGD35,000 from the event. more

Spring-cleaning cat rescue homes with the Cat Welfare Society
October 2013 | Singapore
On October 19 and November 16, Deutsche Bank Singapore volunteers joined the Cat Welfare Society in spring-cleaning a cat rescue home in Sembawang. Instead of the usual animal shelter, the Cat Welfare Society operates a network of volunteers who often get together to help out at homes that adopt sick, injured or unwanted cats. more

Deutsche Bank Singapore holds charity bazaar to raise funds for Typhoon Haiyan
November 2013 | Singapore
The annual Christmas Charity Bazaar in Singapore was held in the One Raffles Quay office on November 29. Eight local charities and one regional charity were invited to set up booths selling various items for charity, including handmade jewellery, bags, novelty items, baked goods, and finger food. Deutsche Bank volunteers championed each cause and took the lead in liaising with the charities. More than 20 volunteers helped to set up and man the stalls, enthusiastically promoting the products to colleagues. more

aidha Graduation Ceremony 2013
September 2013 | Singapore
On September 29, aidha held a graduation ceremony for 96 graduating ladies who have studied with aidha since late 2011. The graduates received their Certificates of Completion for fulfilling the intense and gruelling Venture Club, aidha’s flagship entrepreneurship course. more

Reconnecting to the heart of volunteering
September 2013 | Singapore
16 volunteers from various departments in Deutsche Bank Singapore signed up to volunteer with Life Community Services Society (Hougang Centre) on Saturday, September 28. more

Ceiling and mural painting @ Assisi Hospice
September 2013 | Singapore
On September 14, 2013, 16 Deutsche Bank Singapore volunteers visited Assisi Hospice to paint a beautiful mural on some of the walls and the entrance ceiling, with the objective of bringing additional life to its premises, and cheering the medical team and their patients. Planning took place a week before, and two trips to the hospice were required to complete the drawing of the trees on the pillars at the entrance of the Hospice. Two subsequent shopping missions were made to gather the necessary equipment. more

Willing hands at Willing Hearts in September
September 2013 | Singapore
On September 2 and 9, a total of 53 pairs of willing hands helped out at Willing Hearts. The place gives new meaning to the term ‘hit the ground running’. When the volunteers arrived at 6.30am, Tony Tay, the founder, was already at Willing Hearts and cooking had begun. more

Team Bonding via a Dragon Boat race with Boys' Town
September 2013 | Singapore
Oars up, 50 strokes, pull! 31 boys from Boys’ Town Singapore, 21 Deutsche Bank Group Finance staff, three dragonboats and massive enthusiasm thronged the Kallang waters on September 20. Each boat, crewed by the boys, volunteers, a coach and sweep, had one goal in mind – to win the dragonboat race. more

Memorable afternoon onboard Star Virgo with St. Luke’s Eldercare
September 2013 | Singapore
Deutsche Bank Singapore volunteers spent a meaningful afternoon on September 20 along with staff of Star Cruise and elders from St. Luke’s Eldercare, as they accompanied the elders who were invited for a tour and entertainment onboard Star Virgo. The Star Cruise team was at Harbourfront terminal to ensure a smooth registration prior to boarding. Programmes on board include a performance showcasing Star Virgo's entertainment by singers and acrobats. The elderly responded with smiles, cheers and claps. more

Willing hands at Willing Hearts in September
September 2013 | Singapore
On September 2 and 9, a total of 53 pairs of willing hands helped out at Willing Hearts. The place gives new meaning to the term ‘hit the ground running’. When the volunteers arrived at 6.30am, Tony Tay, the founder, was already at Willing Hearts and cooking had begun. more

Skills-learning workshop with CARE Singapore
August 2013 | Singapore
Children-At-Risk Empowerment Association (CARE Singapore) is a registered charity and a youth development agency established in 1997. For the last ten years, CARE has been providing school-based social work services, reaching out to primary and secondary youths at risk of academic failure, behavioural problems, emotional mal-adjustment, self-harm or delinquency. more

Deutsche Bank volunteers help out at ARC Children's Camp
June 2013 | Singapore
On Saturday, June 22, a group of Deutsche Bank volunteers took 25 children from ARC Children's Centre for an enrichment programme at Snow City, which caters to both visual and experiential learners. The children had loads of fun in the snow chamber and around Snow City participating in the Winter Olympics and Treasure Hunt, which is a collection of tailored activities that challenges the mind while testing the children's physical agility. The day ended with a treat at McDonald's and a fun bowling session at the Jurong Super Bowl. more

Deutsche Bank at Assisi Hospice Charity Fun Day 2013
June 2013 | Singapore
A group of about 15 Deutsche Bank volunteers from Human Resources, Asset & Wealth Management and Global Business Services spent Father's Day manning a stall at the annual Assisi Hospice Charity Fun Day held at St Joseph's Institution International. They were selling a wide selection of traditional ’old-school’ biscuits and the popular Lau Ban soya beancurd, alongside 100 other stalls at the event. more

Deutsche Bank and Client Join Forces in a Corporate Responsibility Effort – Project Washing-thon
June 2013 | Singapore
For the first time, Deutsche Bank Singapore teamed up with a customer beyond doing business and delivered much needed cleaned pre-loved clothes to deserving causes in Southeast Asia. Electrolux, a long time Global Transaction Banking customer in Asia, provided expertise in laundry and Deutsche Bank did what we are good at to drive collection efforts internally and sent our volunteers to wash, fold and pack! more

Teambuilding with mural painting – for charity
July 2013 | Singapore
On July 3 and 4, 20 employees from Deutsche Bank’s Global Business Services division in Singapore volunteered to paint a mural for the Yong-En Care Centre, one of Deutsche Singapore’s Charities of the Year 2012, which provides care to elderly dementia patients. more

Beyond Us - bridging generations
June 2013 | Singapore
Beyond Us ‘13 connects the Class of 2013 Deutsche interns with the Care Community Services Society (CCSS) seniors, bridging the younger and older generations. The interns played tour guide to the seniors at the Peranakan Museum and both groups were able to learn from each other. The elderly were able to relate very well to the exhibits and they became topics for discussion when the interns brought them through the display. Even though language barrier was an issue, the energetic and jovial interns tried their best to strike up rapport with the seniors and connected well with them. The elderly enjoyed themselves very much. more

dbPride leads Deutsche Bank volunteers to support LCSS's ‘Run for Life’
June 2013 | Singapore
dbPride members, straight allies, friends and family came out in full force to support the first Life Community Services Society (LCSS) ’Run for Life’ 10k charity run on Saturday, June 8. LCSS is a non-profit organisation that provides support to the needy children of families with either presently or formerly incarcerated parents. dbPride is the Bank's employee-resource group for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and straight ally supporters whose aim is to provide a safe, inclusive, and productive work environment for all staff. more

A trip to Gardens by the Bay with St. Luke’s Eldercare folks
March 2013 | Singapore
On March 21, 2013, 22 staff volunteers from Deutsche Bank’s Asset & Wealth Management division in Singapore volunteered to take 40 elderly folk from St Luke's Eldercare’s (SLEC) on an outing to Gardens by the Bay. more

Taking children to the Singapore Art Museum
March 2013 | Singapore
22 volunteers from Finance in Deutsche Bank Singapore accompanied 48 children from Care Community Service Society (CCSS) to the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) for an art appreciation programme, also supported by the Bank as part of the Deutsche Bank Art Bus programme. more

Deutsche Bank volunteers with SPCA to support animal welfare in Singapore
March 2013 | Singapore
Over 60 Deutsche Bank employees and their family members participated in a meaningful and fun volunteering day at the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) campus in Bartley, Singapore on February 23. more

Welcoming the Snake Year with Singapore Chinese Orchestra
January 2013 | Singapore
For the second consecutive year, the Deutsche Bank Lunchtime Concert Series will feature the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO). The concerts will be held at the Bank’s One Raffles Quay office. The building landlord, Raffles Quay Asset Management (RQAM), once again graciously supported this by sponsoring the staging of the concerts. more

Volunteers work with Nature Society to maintain Kranji Marsh
December 2012 | Singapore
On December 15, 11 Deutsche Bank Singapore staff and family members volunteered at the Nature Society Singapore (NSS) in the Kranji Marsh Maintenance programme. more

Deutsche Singapore hosts OH! Marina Bay art event
January 2013 | Singapore
Deutsche Bank Singapore is a founding sponsor of Open House (popularly known as OH!), an unique art walkabout where hosts open up their dwellings as art galleries and visitors get a rare opportunity to appreciate art outside the formal setting of a museum or gallery. The latest edition of OH! was held in corporate offices in Marina Bay, the new financial downtown of Singapore. more

Christmas at Deutsche – Christmas charity bazaars and flea market
December 2012 | Singapore, Hong Kong, Philippines
In November, the Christmas bazaars in Singapore and Hong Kong, two significant Deutsche Bank hubs in Asia, saw employees taking time off from their busy schedules to man booths selling fair trade goods made by Deutsche Bank-supported local charities as well as others across Asia, including Cambodia, Thailand, India and Philippines. Most of the products such as handbags, decorative items and fashion accessories, were made from recycled materials such as ring pull tabs, rolled magazine paper, bangles, and fabrics. The sale proceeds were donated to the participating charities to continue the Bank's work in supporting their causes. more

Deutsche volunteers return to Siem Reap for the third year
December 2012 | Singapore
In 2010, Deutsche Bank Asia Foundation in partnership with the Singapore International Foundation (SIF), launched the “Water for Life” project in Siem Reap, Cambodia, providing 1,350 bio-sand water filters to the villagers in Dan Run over three years. This project has provided the villagers with convenient access to cleaning drinking water in a bid to enhance their lives. more

Deutsche Bank supports World AIDS Day walk
December 2012 | Singapore
On December 1, Deutsche Bank volunteers assisted in the Worlds AIDS Day walk organised by Action for AIDS. In support of HIV/AIDS victims, more than 200 people came together to walk through the crowded Orchard Road, a popular shopping district in Singapore. more

Deutsche Bank volunteers with ACRES
November 2012 | Singapore
30 Deutsche staff volunteers, family members and friends made their way to ACRES’ (Animal Concerns Research and Education Society) premise at 91 Jalan Lekar, Singapore on Saturday October 24 to volunteer their time and energy in a morning of refurbishment activities. Despite the stormy weather which threatened to disrupt the day’s activities, the volunteers were undeterred and soldiered on. more

Flying high with Care Community Services Society
November 2012 | Singapore
On November 27, 29 Deutsche Bank volunteers and their family members participated in the GTO Cares programme, Beyond Us. With the aim of imparting the value of patience to the children of Care Community Services Society, the volunteers assisted the children in making their own kites from scratch under the guidance of an instructor. This was followed by a kite flying competition at the Marina Barrage. more

Celebrating Christmas with the elderly
December 2012 | Singapore
On the afternoon of November 29, the Deutsche Bank Singapore GCT Risk & PL team visited St Luke’s Eldercare in Serangoon Centre for some tea snacks, fun and games to celebrate an early Christmas with 90 elderly people. more

A day of music and art for Deutsche Singapore
November 2012 | Singapore
Deutsche Bank staff in Singapore celebrated compassion through art, as they put brush to canvas and joined the local Charities of the Year (CotY) beneficiaries for a lunchtime mural painting session on Wednesday, November 28 in One Raffles Quay. The mural designed by Social Creatives, a social enterprise, celebrates Deutsche Bank's 40th anniversary in Singapore and tells the Deutsche Singapore CSR story, honouring a year of giving and volunteerism. The mural was partly painted by children and elderly community members who represented the three charities supported by CotY. more

Deutsche Bank sponsors the President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards
November 2012 | Singapore
In the spirit of promoting the theme of philanthropy among the Singapore business community, Deutsche Bank has partnered the National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre to sponsor the President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards for 2012 and 2013. more

Deutsche Bank volunteers return to Batam
October 2012 | Singapore
On October 12, 15 Deutsche Bank corporate volunteers took time off their busy work schedules to help some less fortunate people beyond the shores of Singapore, on the Indonesian island of Batam. more

Deutsche Bank staff volunteer with AkarakA in an art auction and interactive art event
October 2012 | Singapore
On October 11, AkarakA held a unique fundraising event, “The Art of Giving”, at the AXA’s iconic university campus. Three Deutsche Bank volunteers from the Singapore office were involved in helping to organise the event. more

Volunteering with the Cat Welfare Society
October 2012 | Singapore
A group of Deutschbankers took time off from their busy schedules to volunteer with the Cat Welfare Society (CWS) for its second Spay Day on October 19 as part of the charity’s ongoing programme to help manage the community cat (a.k.a strays) population in Singapore. more

GTO CARES Charity Lunch, Donate and Win
September 2012 | Singapore
On September 6, more than 200 Deutsche Bank staff from all divisions in Singapore came together over a sumptuous lunch organized by GTO CARES (a CSR initiative within Deutsche Bank’s Group and Technology Operations (GTO) in Asia Pacific) to support the charities they have voted for as part of the Bank’s Charities of the Year. more

CSR Lunchtime talk by Sebastien Marot from Friends-International
September 2012 | Singapore
On September 10, Deutsche Bank hosted a lunchtime talk by Sebastien Marot, Founder and Executive Director of Friends-International, an innovative social enterprise which provides protection, support and care to over 60,000 marginalised children and youths around the world each year. Deutsche Bank has partnered with this charitable organisation since 2004, providing support to children affected and infected by AIDS through holistic family services and livelihood training and opportunities. more

Deutsche Bank’s longtime partnership with Care Community Services Society
September 2012 | Singapore
In 2010, in celebration of 10 years of “Beyond Us”, our partnership with Care Community Services Society (CCSS), Deutsche Bank Asia Foundation and Children’s Voice Charity Golf raised SGD70,000 for “Developing Star”, an educational programme for children. In particular, the funds raised went into a reading programme. more

Playtime in Yong En Care Centre
September 2012 | Singapore
What do children and Deutsche Bank Finance employees have in common? They all enjoy learning by playing! more

Deutsche Bank welcomes autumn with Singapore Chinese Orchestra
August 2012 | Singapore
As part of Deutsche Bank Singapore's 40th anniversary this year, the Bank is sponsoring a series of four lunchtime concerts performed by musicians from the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) in the lobby of our Singapore office in One Raffles Quay. The building’s landlord, Raffles Quay Asset Management (RQAM), which is committed to creating a more lively workplace, supported this initiative by sponsoring the staging of the concerts. more

Volunteering with SPCA
July 2012 | Singapore
35 Deutsche staff volunteers, along with family members and friends, made their way to SPCA’s (Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals) premise at 31 Mount Vernon Road on July 14 to engage in a morning of “home improvement” activities. Despite the wet weather which threatened to disrupt the day’s activities, the volunteers were undeterred and soldiered on in going about their allocated tasks. more

Deutsche Bank makes ‘green music’
March 2012 | Singapore
In celebration of Green Week, Deutsche Bank organized a workshop for employees with the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) to make ‘green music’ using recycled materials. Led by SCO’s associate conductor Quek Ling Kiong, a group of more than 50 employees used various materials such as plastic bottles, books, and glass bottles to make music. A few employees were also given the chance to conduct our ‘green orchestra’, experiencing first-hand the challenges of leading an orchestra. more

Deutsche Bank celebrates International Women's Day
March 2012 | Asia
As part of broader commitment to diversity and to the community, Deutsche Bank organized a series of activities contributing toward women's causes across Asia to celebrate International Women’s Day on 8 March. more

Deutsche Bank celebrates Lunar New Year with Singapore Chinese Orchestra
January 2012 | Singapore
As part of Deutsche Bank Singapore's 40th anniversary, Deutsche Bank is sponsoring a series of four lunchtime concerts performed by musicians from the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) in the lobby of our Singapore office in One Raffles Quay this year. The building landlord - Raffles Quay Asset Management (RQAM), committed to creating a more vibrant workplace, supported this by sponsoring the staging of the concerts. more

Christmas Charity Bazaar, Singapore
November 2011 | Singapore
This year's Christmas Charity Bazaar held at Deutsche Bank’s Singapore offices in One Raffles Quay and 991 Alexandra over two Fridays, November 18 and 25 helped raise more than SGD 21,000 from the sale of fair trade goods made by Deutsche Bank supported charities in Singapore and across Asia, including Cambodia, Thailand, India and Philippines. more

AkarakA: providing the gift of education
November 2011 | Singapore
AkarakA was formed as a result of many conversations between two friends who had wanted to be more involved in helping the under-privileged in society. Having benefitted from a university education, both Robert Vogtle and Chizzy Nnamchi, both successful corporate leaders, knew that education is the key to unleashing a person's potential as it opens up new opportunities. more

Deutsche employees give their time at International Volunteer Day
November 2011 | Singapore
December 5 is International Volunteer Day. To mark the occasion, 15 staff volunteers took time out from their weekend to offer a hand at the Deutsche Bank sponsored "Fire Pitch" event held at Scape, Singapore on Saturday, November 26. more

Encouraging everyone to 'give and not just receive' with Care Community Services Singapore
November 2011 | Singapore
On November 12, 2011, over 270 participants, including Deutsche Bank Singapore staff and family members, completed the Beyond Us 11 CSR event, focusing on the theme ‘Give and not just receive’. more

“Donate-a-Day” initiative raises funds for charities
October 2011 | Singapore
As part of Deutsche bank’s broader support of Corporate Social Responsibility activities in Singapore and across Asia, “Donate-a-Day” is an appeal to all Corporate and Investment Bank employees to donate one working day’s worth of base salary to charity. more

Deutsche Bank Singapore named Corporate Philanthropist of the Year
November 2011 | Singapore
Deutsche Bank Singapore has been named Corporate Philanthropist of the Year from the National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre (NVPC). more

Deutsche Bank participates in the Pink Ribbon Walk
September 2011 | Singapore
More than 60 participants represented Deutsche Bank at the annual Singapore Breast Cancer Foundation's annual Pink Ribbon Walk. more

Deutsche Bank Art Bus - bringing children to the Singapore Art Museum
July 2011 | Singapore
The Deutsche Bank Art Bus programme is a collaboration with the Singapore Art Museum (SAM) that began in late 2009 aimed at introducing children to contemporary art. Under this programme, every week, about 40 children are provided with free transportation from their schools to SAM. more

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