An experiential journey in one of Singapore's hot-beds for social innovation: Margaret Drive Estate, in Queenstown. From Citizen Farm to Seeds Cafe at Rainbow Centre, join us to experience some of the most exciting and impactful social and environmental initiatives in the heartlands.
The trail includes:
1. Introduction and tour of Citizen Farm (1h), which piloted a closed-loop urban farming system in Singapore that integrates natural systems with modern technology to create a more robust and sustainable urban farming model for the world.
Learn more about Citizen Farm at: www.citizenfarm.com.sg.
2. Introduction and Visit of Seeds Cafe at Rainbow Centre (1.5h), where students with special needs are empowered by undergoing vocational training to gain employment in the Food & Beverage industry. You are also invited to drop by the Seeds Monthly Market, which features a range of craft products, baked goods and fresh local produce put by Rainbow Centre's students, as well as local enterprises with a cause.
Learn more about Seeds Cafe and Seeds Monthly Market at: www.facebook.com/seedscafe.sg.
Date: 7 July 2018
Time: 9 - 11.30am
Venue: Trail starts at Citizen Farm (60 Jalan Penjara, Singapore 149375) before moving on to Seeds Cafe (501 Margaret Drive, Singapore 149306) at Rainbow Centre (15 min walk)
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About Wake Up Your Idea!:
“Wake up your idea” is a singlish phrase, commonly used in the army to ask someone to “stop dreaming”. Similarly, we want members of the public and aspiring changemakers to gain awareness and take action to create social and environmental change in their community.
Wake Up Your Idea! is a movement to drive social innovation and positive change. Initiated by UNFRAMED and hosted with the community, it is a celebration of changemaking and a call to action for doing good.
Join us to be inspired and let’s hop on board this movement!
For more information, please visit www.wakeupyouridea.la.